68points

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

49points

Sennheiser HD 2.20s

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Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK vs Sennheiser HD 2.20s

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
68
points
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
49
points
Sennheiser HD 2.20s

Why is Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK better than Sennheiser HD 2.20s?

  • 3500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    21500Hzvs18000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    8Hzvs18Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 56g lighter
    190gvs246g
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 2.20s better than Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK?

  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    26 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

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.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
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.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

190g

246g

5.can be folded
?

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

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
6.has an L-shaped plug
?

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.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s

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-Z1R

120000Hz

21500Hz

18000Hz

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

8Hz

18Hz

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

104dB/mW

112dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
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

26 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

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

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
2.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
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.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s

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.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
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.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
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

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

4.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.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s

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