74points
67points

Panasonic RP-HC800

54points
39points

Pioneer SE-MJ591

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Cost-effectiveness winner
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Pioneer SE-MJ591
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Panasonic RP-HC800 vs Pioneer SE-MJ591

Panasonic RP-HC800
Pioneer SE-MJ591
74
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Panasonic RP-HC800
54
points
Pioneer SE-MJ591

Why is Panasonic RP-HC800 better than Pioneer SE-MJ591?

  • 13 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    19 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 0.3m longer cable
    ?

    1.5mvs1.2m

Why is Pioneer SE-MJ591 better than Panasonic RP-HC800?

  • 15000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 14dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs94dB/mW
  • 77g lighter
    170gvs247g
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

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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.

Panasonic RP-HC800
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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.

Panasonic RP-HC800
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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.

Panasonic RP-HC800
Pioneer SE-MJ591
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

247g

170g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

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Pioneer SE-MJ591
6.can be folded
?

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

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Pioneer SE-MJ591

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

25000Hz

40000Hz

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

10Hz

5Hz

3.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

94dB/mW

108dB/mW

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

19 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.

Panasonic RP-HC800
Pioneer SE-MJ591
6.driver unit size
?

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 M1060

106mm

40mm

40mm

Power

1.has a removable battery
?

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

Panasonic RP-HC800
Pioneer SE-MJ591

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Panasonic RP-HC800
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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.

Panasonic RP-HC800
Pioneer SE-MJ591

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.

Panasonic RP-HC800
Pioneer SE-MJ591
2.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.

Panasonic RP-HC800
Pioneer SE-MJ591

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