57points

Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK

52points

Sony MDR-ZX110

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23 facts in comparison

Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK vs Sony MDR-ZX110

Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK
Sony MDR-ZX110
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Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK
52
points
Sony MDR-ZX110

Why is Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK better than Sony MDR-ZX110?

  • 1500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    23500Hzvs22000Hz
  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    8Hzvs12Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs30mm

Why is Sony MDR-ZX110 better than Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK?

  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 70g lighter
    120gvs190g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • 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+ SHL3175BK
Sony MDR-ZX110
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+ SHL3175BK
Sony MDR-ZX110
3.has a detachable cable
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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+ SHL3175BK
Sony MDR-ZX110
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

190g

120g

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

Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK
Sony MDR-ZX110
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK
Sony MDR-ZX110

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

23500Hz

22000Hz

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

12Hz

3.sound pressure level
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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

98dB/mW

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

Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK
Sony MDR-ZX110
5.impedance
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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

24 Ohms

6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

40mm

30mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK
Sony MDR-ZX110
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK
Sony MDR-ZX110

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+ SHL3175BK
Sony MDR-ZX110
2.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Philips Bass+ SHL3175BK
Sony MDR-ZX110

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