53points

Nixon RPM

56points

Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep

Nixon RPM
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Nixon RPM vs Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep

Nixon RPM
Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep
Nixon RPM
Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep
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56
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Why is Nixon RPM better than Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep?

  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has a coil cable

Why is Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep better than Nixon RPM?

  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    8Hzvs18Hz
  • 127g lighter
    220gvs347g
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has an on-ear form
  • Has a straight plug

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Nixon RPM
Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep

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
Nixon RPM
Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep

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.weight

347g

220g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.can be folded
Nixon RPM
Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep

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

5.has included ear pads
Nixon RPM
Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.has an L-shaped plug
Nixon RPM
Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

28000Hz

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

18Hz

8Hz

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.sound pressure level

116dB/mW

105dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.impedance

24 Ohms

32 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

5.driver unit size

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

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Nixon RPM
Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep

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

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Nixon RPM
Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
Nixon RPM
Pioneer STEEZ Dubstep

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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