62points

Onkyo ES-CTI300

94points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

89points

Sony MDR-XB950B1

Onkyo ES-CTI300
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Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
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Onkyo ES-CTI300vs Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNCvs Sony MDR-XB950B1

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
62
points
94
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89
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Why is Onkyo ES-CTI300 better than ...?

  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has a tangle free cable

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than ...?

  • Impedance
    18 Ohmsvs32,24 Ohms
  • Sound pressure level
    113dB/mWvs97,105dB/mW
  • Weight
    221.1gvs235,245g
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Number of microphones
    2vs1,1
  • Travel bag is included
  • Cable length
    1.4mvs1.2,1.2m

Why is Sony MDR-XB950B1 better than ...?

  • Highest frequency
    28000Hzvs27000,22000Hz
  • Lowest frequency
    3Hzvs10,18Hz
  • Has included ear pads

Design

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

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
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.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

221.1g

245g

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

For example

Beats Powerbeats Pro

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
6.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

27000Hz

22000Hz

28000Hz

2.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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

18Hz

3Hz

3.has sound isolation/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.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
4.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

97dB/mW

113dB/mW

105dB/mW

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

18 Ohms

24 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
?

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.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
3.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
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.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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 applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

1

2

1

4.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
5.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Mpow H5

Onkyo ES-CTI300
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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