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Philips SHB8850NC review: specs and price

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Philips SHB8850NC

Why is Philips SHB8850NC better than the average?

  • Lowest frequency
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    10Hzvs14.75Hz
  • Sound pressure level
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    105dB/mWvs104.86dB/mW
  • Battery life
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    16hvs15.06h
  • Impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs32.48 Ohms
  • Driver unit size
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    32mmvs30.69mm
  • Number of microphones
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    2vs1.19
  • Charge time
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    2hvs2.32h
  • Battery power
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    530mAhvs344.81mAh

Price comparison

Philips SHB8850NC

Buy used:

$58.53

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Philips SHB8850NC
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a detachable cable
Philips SHB8850NC
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.sweat resistance
Philips SHB8850NC
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

232g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Philips SHB8850NC
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
Philips SHB8850NC
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

22000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Philips SHB8850NC
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Philips SHB8850NC
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.
5.sound pressure level

105dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.impedance

16 Ohms

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.

Power

1.Battery life

16h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Philips SHB8850NC
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
Philips SHB8850NC
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.battery power

530mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.has a removable battery
Philips SHB8850NC
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Philips SHB8850NC
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Philips SHB8850NC
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Philips SHB8850NC
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Philips SHB8850NC
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Philips SHB8850NC
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Philips SHB8850NC
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Philips SHB8850NC
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.
5.has voice commands
Philips SHB8850NC
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
6.has wireless charging
Philips SHB8850NC
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Price comparison

Philips SHB8850NC

Buy used:

$58.53

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$110.00
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$29.99
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$74.99
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$79.99
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$26.99
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$14.99
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$19.99
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$14.99

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