67points

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

81points

Sony MDR WH-1000XM2

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2
Comparison winner
vs
vs

25 facts in comparison

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK vs Sony MDR WH-1000XM2

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2
67
points
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
81
points
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2

Why is Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK better than Sony MDR WH-1000XM2?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • 85g lighter
    190gvs275g
  • 0.2mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs39.8mm

Why is Sony MDR WH-1000XM2 better than Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK?

  • 18500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs21500Hz
  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs8Hz
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 26h longer battery life
    ?

    38hvs12h
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

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. Show more

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2
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
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2
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.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

190g

275g

5.can be folded
?

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

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2
6.travel bag is included
?

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

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2

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

21500Hz

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

8Hz

4Hz

3.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
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2
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

32 Ohms

46 Ohms

5.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

39.8mm

6.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.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2

Power

1.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Cleer Enduro 100

100h

12h

38h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Soul Electronics X-Tra

10

4.1

4.1

2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Jabra Engage 75 Stereo/Mono

150m

10m

10m

3.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2
4.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
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2

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.

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2
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
Sony MDR WH-1000XM2

Which are the best headphones?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.