63points

Maxell NC-IV

46points

Philips SHP8500

Maxell NC-IV
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Maxell NC-IV vs Philips SHP8500

Maxell NC-IV
Philips SHP8500
63
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Maxell NC-IV
46
points
Philips SHP8500

Why is Maxell NC-IV better than Philips SHP8500?

  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 411.2g lighter
    148.8gvs560g
  • Has a noise-cancelling microphone
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Why is Philips SHP8500 better than Maxell NC-IV?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • 6mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs34mm
  • 1.2m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.8m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

Maxell NC-IV
Philips SHP8500
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

Maxell NC-IV
Philips SHP8500
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

148.8g

560g

4.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Maxell NC-IV
Philips SHP8500
5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Maxell NC-IV
Philips SHP8500
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.8m

3m

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

22000Hz

28000Hz

2.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

106dB/mW

106dB/mW

3.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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

10Hz

4.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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

38 Ohms

32 Ohms

5.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

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Philips SHP8500
6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

34mm

40mm

Power

1.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

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Philips SHP8500

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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Philips SHP8500

Features

1.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

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

Maxell NC-IV
Philips SHP8500

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