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Philips CitiScape Downtown

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Philips CitiScape Downtown review: specs and price

Philips CitiScape Downtown
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Philips CitiScape Downtown

Why is Philips CitiScape Downtown better than the average?

  • Impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs33.45 Ohms
  • Driver unit size
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    40mmvs31.13mm
  • Diaphragm size
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    40.6mmvs31.93mm

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 CitiScape Downtown
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Philips CitiScape Downtown
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

398g

4.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and consume less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

Philips CitiScape Downtown
5.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Philips CitiScape Downtown
6.has an L-shaped plug
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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.

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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

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

18Hz

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

102dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/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 CitiScape Downtown
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

6.has a neodymium magnet
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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 CitiScape Downtown

Connectivity

1.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 CitiScape Downtown

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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 CitiScape Downtown
2.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

3.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.

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