83points

Philips SHB8850NC

48points

Urbanista San Francisco

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Urbanista San Francisco
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Philips SHB8850NC vs Urbanista San Francisco

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
83
points
Philips SHB8850NC
48
points
Urbanista San Francisco

Why is Philips SHB8850NC better than Urbanista San Francisco?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs95dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?

Why is Urbanista San Francisco better than Philips SHB8850NC?

  • 216g lighter
    16gvs232g
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.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 SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
2.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 SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

232g

16g

4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

22000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

20Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

95dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
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.

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
Urbanista San Francisco

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
2.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 SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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
Urbanista San Francisco
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
5.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
?

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.

For example

JBL Reflect Contour 2

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
?

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
Urbanista San Francisco

Features

1.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 SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
2.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 SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

2

1

4.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 SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco
6.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Philips SHB8850NC
Urbanista San Francisco

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