59points

Philips SHL5705

94points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Philips SHL5705
Comparison winner
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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34 facts in comparison

Philips SHL5705 vs Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
59
points
94
points

Why is Philips SHL5705 better than Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • 104.1g lighter
    117gvs221.1g
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than Philips SHL5705?

  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    18 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    113dB/mWvs106dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Can be folded
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    2vs1

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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 an over-the-ear form
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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.

3.has a detachable cable
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

4.weight

117g

221.1g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.sweat resistant
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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

For example

Beats Powerbeats Pro

6.has a tangle free cable
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

Mpow Thor

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

22500Hz

22000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

18Hz

18Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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

4.sound pressure level

106dB/mW

113dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.impedance

32 Ohms

18 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a battery level indicator
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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.

4.Has WiFi
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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.

2.control panel placed on a device
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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.

3.number of microphones

1

2

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

4.has an in-line control panel
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

5.has a noise canceling microphone
Philips SHL5705
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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

For example

Mpow H5

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