63points

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

44points

Sennheiser HD 2.20s

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
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22 facts in comparison

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK vs Sennheiser HD 2.20s

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
63
points
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
44
points
Sennheiser HD 2.20s

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

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    8Hzvs18Hz
  • 3500Hz higher high-frequency
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    21500Hzvs18000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 56g lighter
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    190gvs246g

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

  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    112dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
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    26 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 2.20s

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Sennheiser HD 2.20s AmazonSennheiser HD 2.30i Black Ear Headphones...Sennheiser HD 2.30i Black Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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Sennheiser HD 2.20s AmazonSennheiser HD 206 Closed-Back Over Ear H...Sennheiser HD 206 Closed-Back Over Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$39.90
Sennheiser HD 2.20s AmazonSennheiser HD 100 Lightweight, Closed Ba...Sennheiser HD 100 Lightweight, Closed Back, On Ear Headphone
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$39.95
Sennheiser HD 2.20s AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.95
Sennheiser HD 2.20s AmazonSennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless Noise Can...Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones with Alexa, Auto On/Off, Smart Pause Functionality and Smart Control App, Black
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$393.49
Sennheiser HD 2.20s AmazonSennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone - ...Sennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone - Black
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$99.95
Sennheiser HD 2.20s AmazonSennheiser Momentum True Wireless 2 - Bl...Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 2 - Bluetooth Earbuds with Active Noise Cancellation, Smart Pause, Customizable Touch Control and 28-Hour Battery Life - Black (M3IETW2 Black)
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$296.95
Sennheiser HD 2.20s AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
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$474.00
Sennheiser HD 2.20s AmazonSennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...Sennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
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$1,659.00
Sennheiser HD 2.20s AmazonSennheiser Pro Audio HD 300 PRO, Black
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$181.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
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
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
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
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

190g

246g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.has an on-ear form
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

8Hz

18Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

21500Hz

18000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

104dB/mW

112dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.impedance

32 Ohms

26 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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a removable battery
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
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
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
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.
2.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sennheiser HD 2.20s
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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