66points

Philips Fidelio F1

52points

Sennheiser HD 461

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Philips Fidelio F1 vs Sennheiser HD 461

Philips Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461
66
points
Philips Fidelio F1
52
points
Sennheiser HD 461

Why is Philips Fidelio F1 better than Sennheiser HD 461?

  • 17500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs22500Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    7Hzvs17Hz
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 461 better than Philips Fidelio F1?

  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs107dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

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 Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461
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.

Philips Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461
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.

Philips Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461
4.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 Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461
5.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Philips Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461
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.

Philips Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461

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

40000Hz

22500Hz

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

7Hz

17Hz

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

107dB/mW

112dB/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 Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461
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

16 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 Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Philips Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461
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 Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

Philips Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461
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

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.

Philips Fidelio F1
Sennheiser HD 461
4.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

1

2

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