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Philips Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Top 34%862 points
Top 34%
Top 46%706 points
Top 46%
Philips Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Top specs and features

Philips Fidelio F1 vs Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4: 20 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.
40000Hz
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.
7Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
20Hz

3. 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 Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
45% have it

4. weight

80g lighter.
155g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
235g

5. 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 Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
36% have it

6. 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 Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
67% have it

7. 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 Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
38% have it

8. 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 Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
75% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Philips Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
31% have it

10. 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 Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
47% have it

11. 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 Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
45% have it

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Philips Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
25% have it

13. 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

14. 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 Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
39% have it

15. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Philips Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
64% have it

16. has an L-shaped plug

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.
Philips Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
30% have it

17. 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 Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
81% 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 rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Philips Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
19% have it

20. 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 Fidelio F1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
23% have it

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