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Philips Fidelio S2
Philips Fidelio S2
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Philips Fidelio S2 review: 20 facts and highlights

1. weight

14g
Sony DR-EX14VP: 3g

2. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Nokia BH-905i: 10

3. 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 S2
96% have it

4. 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 S2
42% have it

5. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
Philips Fidelio S2
75% have it

6. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Philips Fidelio S2
60% have it

7. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Philips Fidelio S2
34% have it

8. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
24000Hz
Audio-Technica ATH-CKM500i: 25000Hz

9. 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 S2
32% have it

10. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
15Hz
Audio-Technica ATH-CKM500i: 5Hz

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 Fidelio S2
39% have it

12. 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 S2
18% have it

13. 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 S2
23% have it

14. 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.
13.5mm
Plantronics .Audio 355: 40mm

15. 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 S2
29% have it

16. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
107dB/mW
Sennheiser Presence UC: 118dB/mW

17. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Philips Fidelio S2
15% have it

18. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Nokia BH-905i: 2.9m

19. 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.
22 Ohms
Beyerdynamic MMX 101 iE: 12 Ohms

20. 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 S2
4% have it

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