Philips SHB8750NCAudio-Technica ATH-W5000Sennheiser MM 70i
Top 8%1,226 points
Top 8%
Top 43%754 points
Top 43%
Top 48%686 points
Top 48%
Philips SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
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Sennheiser MM 70i
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Top specs and features

Philips SHB8750NC vs Audio-Technica ATH-W5000 vs Sennheiser MM 70i: 27 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.
22000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
45000Hz
22000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
10Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
5Hz
12Hz

3. weight

226g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
340g
13g

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 SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
48% 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.
16Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
40Ohms
16Ohms

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 SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
33% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
105dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
102dB/mW
116dB/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 SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
73% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Philips SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
25% have it

10. 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 SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
38% have it

11. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Philips SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
31% have it

12. 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 SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
44% have it

13. 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 SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
36% have it

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 SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
42% have it

16. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Philips SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
53% have it

17. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Philips SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
42% have it

18. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Philips SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
16% have it

19. 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 SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
14% have it

20. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Philips SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
64% have it

21. 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 SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
13% have it

22. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Philips SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
8% have it

23. 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 SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
87% have it

24. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
3m
1.4m

25. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Philips SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser MM 70i
8% have it

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