48points

Philips SHL5005

64points

Sony MDR-ZX300iP

Philips SHL5005
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23 facts in comparison

Philips SHL5005 vs Sony MDR-ZX300iP

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX300iP
48
points
Philips SHL5005
64
points
Sony MDR-ZX300iP

Why is Philips SHL5005 better than Sony MDR-ZX300iP?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    9Hzvs10Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 2mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    32mmvs30mm
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-ZX300iP better than Philips SHL5005?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 2g lighter
    120gvs122g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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 SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX300iP
2.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 SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX300iP
3.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.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX300iP
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

122g

120g

5.can be folded
?

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

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX300iP
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX300iP

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

24000Hz

24000Hz

2.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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

9Hz

10Hz

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

104dB/mW

102dB/mW

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.

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX300iP
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

32 Ohms

24 Ohms

6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

32mm

30mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX300iP
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 SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX300iP

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 SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX300iP
2.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX300iP

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