58points

Marshall Major

53points

Urbanears Plattan

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Marshall Major vs Urbanears Plattan

Marshall Major
Urbanears Plattan
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Marshall Major
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Urbanears Plattan

Why is Marshall Major better than Urbanears Plattan?

  • 28 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs60 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 1.5m longer cable
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    2.7mvs1.2m
  • Has a coil cable
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  • 0.6mm bigger diaphragm
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    40.6mmvs40mm

Why is Urbanears Plattan better than Marshall Major?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 16.1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    115dB/mWvs98.9dB/mW
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Marshall Major
Urbanears Plattan
2.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Marshall Major
Urbanears Plattan
3.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Urbanears Plattan
4.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

2.7m

1.2m

5.Has a coil cable
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A coil cable offers more flexibility, as it can be further extended when in use, as well as retracted to take up less space when not in use.

Marshall Major
Urbanears Plattan
6.has an on-ear form
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This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Marshall Major
Urbanears Plattan

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

20Hz

20Hz

3.sound pressure level
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Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

98.9dB/mW

115dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

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Urbanears Plattan
5.impedance
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Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

60 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

Marshall Major
Urbanears Plattan

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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Urbanears Plattan

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

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Urbanears Plattan
2.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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Urbanears Plattan

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