58points

Phiaton PS 20 BT

62points

Sony MDR-Z7

Phiaton PS 20 BT
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22 facts in comparison

Phiaton PS 20 BT vs Sony MDR-Z7

Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7
58
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62
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Why is Phiaton PS 20 BT better than Sony MDR-Z7?

  • 38 Ohms lower impedance
    32 Ohmsvs70 Ohms
  • 319g lighter
    16gvs335g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has an in-ear form

Why is Sony MDR-Z7 better than Phiaton PS 20 BT?

  • 78000Hz higher high-frequency
    100000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 11Hz lower low-frequency
    4Hzvs15Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 62dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    102dB/mWvs40dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • 55.7mm bigger driver unit
    70mmvs14.3mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

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 a detachable cable
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

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

3.has an over-the-ear form
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

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.

4.weight

16g

335g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has an in-ear form
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

6.has included ear pads
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

22000Hz

100000Hz

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

102dB/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.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

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

5.has a neodymium magnet
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

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.impedance

32 Ohms

70 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

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

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
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

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
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

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

3.has a noise canceling microphone
Phiaton PS 20 BT
Sony MDR-Z7

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

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