84points

Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

61points

Sony MDR-DS6500

58points

Sony MDR-RF985RK

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Marshall Monitor Bluetooth vs Sony MDR-DS6500 vs Sony MDR-RF985RK

Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

Why is Marshall Monitor Bluetooth better than Sony MDR-DS6500 & Sony MDR-RF985RK?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Impedance
    28 Ohmsvs66,40 Ohms
  • Weight
    271gvs450,300g
  • Can be folded
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has a rechargeable battery

Why is Sony MDR-DS6500 better than Marshall Monitor Bluetooth & Sony MDR-RF985RK?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a removable battery

Why is Sony MDR-RF985RK better than Marshall Monitor Bluetooth & Sony MDR-DS6500?

  • Lowest frequency
    10Hzvs20,12Hz

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

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

2.has an over-the-ear form
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

3.has a detachable cable
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

4.weight

271g

450g

300g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.has a tangle free cable
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

SoundMagic E11C

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

22000Hz

22000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

20Hz

12Hz

10Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

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

4.has a neodymium magnet
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

5.driver unit size

40mm

40mm

40mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

6.impedance

28 Ohms

66 Ohms

40 Ohms

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

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

100m

45m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Fiil Canviis Pro

100m

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

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

4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

5.Has WiFi
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

2.can be used as a headset
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

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

3.has an in-line control panel
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-RF985RK

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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