71points

Mixcder E8

73points

Sony MDR-XB950N1

Mixcder E8
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Mixcder E8 vs Sony MDR-XB950N1

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
71
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Mixcder E8
73
points
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Why is Mixcder E8 better than Sony MDR-XB950N1?

  • 15 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs47 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 18g lighter
    272gvs290g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs7h

Why is Sony MDR-XB950N1 better than Mixcder E8?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs4
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

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.

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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.

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
3.has a detachable cable
?

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

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

272g

290g

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

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1

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
?

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.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.

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.impedance
?

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

47 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.

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

40mm

40mm

Power

1.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2h

7h

2.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Skullcandy Sesh

5

4

4.1

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
3.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.

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
5.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
6.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

For example

Debussy Nathaniel

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
3.has an in-line control panel
?

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

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1
5.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

1

1

6.Has voice prompts
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With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Mixcder E8
Sony MDR-XB950N1

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