58points

Phiaton PS 20 BT

92points

Sony MDR-1000X

Phiaton PS 20 BT
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Phiaton PS 20 BT vs Sony MDR-1000X

Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X
58
points
92
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Why is Phiaton PS 20 BT better than Sony MDR-1000X?

  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    32 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • 259g lighter
    16gvs275g
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has an in-ear form
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has an open-back design

Why is Sony MDR-1000X better than Phiaton PS 20 BT?

  • 18000Hz higher high-frequency
    40000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 11Hz lower low-frequency
    4Hzvs15Hz
  • 63dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    103dB/mWvs40dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be folded

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

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
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

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.has a detachable cable
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

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

4.weight

16g

275g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

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

6.has included ear pads
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

22000Hz

40000Hz

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

15Hz

4Hz

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

40dB/mW

103dB/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

32 Ohms

46 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.has a neodymium magnet
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

3

4

Best

SoundMagic E11BT

5

2.Can be used wirelessly
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

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

4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

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.control panel placed on a device
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

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.

3.has an in-line control panel
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

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

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-1000X

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

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