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Philips CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
Top 41%772 points
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Top 37%820 points
Top 37%
Philips CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
Top specs and features

Philips CitiScape Uptown vs Marshall Major: 22 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
23500Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
12Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
20Hz

3. weight

52.5g lighter.
248g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
300.5g

4. has sound isolation/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 CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
45% have it

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.
32 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
32 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 CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
36% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
103dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
98.9dB/mW

8. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Philips CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
69% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Philips CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
31% have it

10. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Philips CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
24% have it

11. 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 CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
47% have it

12. 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 CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
44% have it

13. 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.
Philips CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
76% have it

14. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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 CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
14% have it

15. 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 CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
40% have it

16. 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.
40mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
40mm

17. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Philips CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
50% have it

18. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

19. 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 CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
82% have it

20. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
2.7m

21. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Philips CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
8% have it

22. has an on-ear form

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.
Philips CitiScape Uptown
Marshall Major
23% have it

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