53points

Monoprice Monolith M1060

54points

Philips Fidelio X2

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
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Monoprice Monolith M1060 vs Philips Fidelio X2

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
53
points
Monoprice Monolith M1060
54
points
Philips Fidelio X2

Why is Monoprice Monolith M1060 better than Philips Fidelio X2?

  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    50000Hzvs40000Hz
  • 30dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    130dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 56mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    106mmvs50mm
  • 3 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    5vs2

Why is Philips Fidelio X2 better than Monoprice Monolith M1060?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 20 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    30 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • 120g lighter
    380gvs500g
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Price comparison

Philips Fidelio X2

ProductStorePrice
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
Amazon logo
$144.99
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonPhilips X2HR Fidelio Over Ear Headphone,...Philips X2HR Fidelio Over Ear Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$159.99
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonPhilips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone...Philips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone, Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$159.99
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonPhilips L2BO/27 Fidelio Headphones with ...Philips L2BO/27 Fidelio Headphones with Mic, Black/Orange
Amazon logo
$61.91
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonGRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open B...GRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open Back Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$99.00
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
Amazon logo
$299.95
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
Amazon logo
$369.93
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonPhilips M1MKIIBK/27 Fidelio Headphones w...Philips M1MKIIBK/27 Fidelio Headphones with Mic, Black
Amazon logo
$59.49
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
Amazon logo
$91.25

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

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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.

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
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.

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
5.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
6.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

500g

380g

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

50000Hz

40000Hz

2.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

130dB/mW

100dB/mW

3.lowest frequency
?

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

5Hz

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

For example

Sennheiser CX 686G Sports

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
5.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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

50 Ohms

30 Ohms

6.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.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
3.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.

For example

Edifier W570BT

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
4.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2

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.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
2.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

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

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
3.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Sennheiser CX Sport

24

5

2

4.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

Mpow Fly Plus

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
5.Has voice prompts
?

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

Mpow Fly Plus

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2
6.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Monoprice Monolith M1060
Philips Fidelio X2

Price comparison

Philips Fidelio X2

ProductStorePrice
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
Amazon logo
$144.99
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonPhilips X2HR Fidelio Over Ear Headphone,...Philips X2HR Fidelio Over Ear Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$159.99
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonPhilips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone...Philips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone, Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$159.99
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonPhilips L2BO/27 Fidelio Headphones with ...Philips L2BO/27 Fidelio Headphones with Mic, Black/Orange
Amazon logo
$61.91
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonGRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open B...GRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open Back Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$99.00
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
Amazon logo
$299.95
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
Amazon logo
$369.93
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonPhilips M1MKIIBK/27 Fidelio Headphones w...Philips M1MKIIBK/27 Fidelio Headphones with Mic, Black
Amazon logo
$59.49
Philips Fidelio X2 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
Amazon logo
$91.25

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