48points

Philips SHL5005

55points

Sony MDR-ZX310AP

Philips SHL5005
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20 facts in comparison

Philips SHL5005 vs Sony MDR-ZX310AP

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
48
points
Philips SHL5005
55
points
Sony MDR-ZX310AP

Why is Philips SHL5005 better than Sony MDR-ZX310AP?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    9Hzvs10Hz
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 3g lighter
    122gvs125g
  • 2mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    32mmvs30mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-ZX310AP better than Philips SHL5005?

  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 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-ZX310AP
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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

122g

125g

4.can be folded
?

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

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
5.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 SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
6.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.2m

1.2m

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

24000Hz

24000Hz

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

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

98dB/mW

4.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

5.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.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

32mm

30mm

6.has a neodymium magnet
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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 SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX310AP

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
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-ZX310AP

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

Philips SHL5005
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
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
?

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-ZX310AP

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