71points

Philips Fidelio M1BT

57points

Sennheiser HD 471

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Philips Fidelio M1BT vs Sennheiser HD 471

Philips Fidelio M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471
71
points
Philips Fidelio M1BT
57
points
Sennheiser HD 471

Why is Philips Fidelio M1BT better than Sennheiser HD 471?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs16Hz
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 471 better than Philips Fidelio M1BT?

  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    114dB/mWvs107dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 0.3m longer cable
    ?

    1.4mvs1.1m

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 M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471
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 M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471
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 M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471
4.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

Philips Fidelio M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471
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 Fidelio M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471
6.has an on-ear form
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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 M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471

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

24000Hz

24000Hz

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

15Hz

16Hz

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

114dB/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 M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471
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 M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Philips Fidelio M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471
2.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Philips Fidelio M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471

Connectivity

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

Philips Fidelio M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471
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 M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471

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 Fidelio M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471
2.control panel placed on a device
?

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

Philips Fidelio M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471
3.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

2

1

4.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 M1BT
Sennheiser HD 471

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