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Philips SHB8750NC vs Sony WH-1000XM2: 26 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
40000Hz

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
4Hz

3. weight

49g lighter.
226g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
275g

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
Sony WH-1000XM2
46% 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
46Ohms

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
Sony WH-1000XM2
34% 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 SHB8750NC
Sony WH-1000XM2
39% have it

8. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony WH-1000XM2
32% have it

9. 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
Sony WH-1000XM2
38% have it

10. 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.
32mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
39.8mm

11. 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
Sony WH-1000XM2
42% have it

12. 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 SHB8750NC
Sony WH-1000XM2
76% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony WH-1000XM2
52% have it

14. 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 SHB8750NC
Sony WH-1000XM2
31% have it

16. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony WH-1000XM2
17% have it

17. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony WH-1000XM2
63% have it

18. 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
Sony WH-1000XM2
15% have it

19. 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
Sony WH-1000XM2
12% have it

20. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony WH-1000XM2
9% have it

21. Bluetooth version

0.1 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Urbanista Rome: 4.2
4.1

22. 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
Sony WH-1000XM2
86% have it

23. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.5m

24. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony WH-1000XM2
10% have it

25. maximum bluetooth range

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
10m
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE: 100m
10m

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