75points

Philips SHB8850NC

46points

Philips SHP8500

Philips SHB8850NC
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Philips SHB8850NC vs Philips SHP8500

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
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Philips SHB8850NC
46
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Philips SHP8500

Why is Philips SHB8850NC better than Philips SHP8500?

  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 328g lighter
    232gvs560g
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

Why is Philips SHP8500 better than Philips SHB8850NC?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    106dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 8mm bigger driver unit
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    40mmvs32mm
  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m

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. Show more

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
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 SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
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 SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
5.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

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Philips SHP8500
6.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

232g

560g

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

22000Hz

28000Hz

2.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

105dB/mW

106dB/mW

3.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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

10Hz

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.

For example

Sennheiser CX 686G Sports

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Philips SHP8500
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

16 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
?

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 SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
3.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

House of Marley Redemption ANC

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500

Connectivity

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

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
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 SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
4.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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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. Show more

For example

JBL Reflect Contour 2

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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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.

For example

Debussy Nathaniel

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
2.control panel placed on a device
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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 SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
3.has a noise-cancelling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
4.has wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base. Show more

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
5.has voice commands
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You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Philips SHB8850NC
Philips SHP8500
6.has an accelerometer
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An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

For example

Beats Powerbeats 4

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Philips SHP8500

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