50points

Philips SHP9500S

65points

Sony MDR-Z7

Philips SHP9500S
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18 facts in comparison

Philips SHP9500S vs Sony MDR-Z7

Philips SHP9500S
Sony MDR-Z7
50
points
Philips SHP9500S
65
points
Sony MDR-Z7

Why is Philips SHP9500S better than Sony MDR-Z7?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 38 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs70 Ohms
  • 5g lighter
    330gvs335g
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-Z7 better than Philips SHP9500S?

  • 65000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    100000Hzvs35000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs6Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 20mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    70mmvs50mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 1.5m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.5m

Price comparison

Philips SHP9500S

Buy used:

$11.75

ProductStorePrice
Philips SHP9500S AmazonPhilips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Ov...Philips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$67.00
Philips SHP9500S AmazonPhilips SHP9500S 50mm Drivers HiFi Stere...Philips SHP9500S 50mm Drivers HiFi Stereo Headphones SHP9500S
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$79.99
Philips SHP9500S AmazonAudio-Technica ATHAD700X Audiophile Open...Audio-Technica ATHAD700X Audiophile Open Air Dynamic Headphones
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$91.25
Philips SHP9500S AmazonPhilips Hi-Fi Stereo Headphones (SHP9500...Philips Hi-Fi Stereo Headphones (SHP9500S/27)
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$69.99
Philips SHP9500S AmazonPhilips SHL3060BK/28 Philips SHL3060BK/2...Philips SHL3060BK/28 Philips SHL3060BK/28 DJ Style Headphones Black
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$24.99
Philips SHP9500S AmazonPhilips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone...Philips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone, Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$159.99
Philips SHP9500S AmazonPhilips Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air H...Philips Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
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$124.24
Philips SHP9500S AmazonPhilips SHE3590BL/10 In-Ear Headphones (...Philips SHE3590BL/10 In-Ear Headphones (Blue)
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$9.99
Philips SHP9500S walmartPhilips Crystalvision Ultra Headlight 90...Philips Crystalvision Ultra Headlight 9012, Px22D, Clear, Always Change In Pairs!
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$30.56

Sony MDR-Z7

Buy used:

$189.95

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Hea...Sony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Headphones (International Version/Seller Warranty)
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$599.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Hea...Sony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Headphones Headphone (MDRZ7M2)
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$898.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B)
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$298.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headp...SONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headphone, Black (International Version)
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$1,840.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR7520 Professional Studio Headpho...Sony MDR7520 Professional Studio Headphones, Black
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$291.89
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (Internati...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (International Version U.S. Warranty May not Apply)
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$249.99
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDRZ1R Signature, Hi-Res Headphone,...Sony MDRZ1R Signature, Hi-Res Headphone, Black
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$1,998.00

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 SHP9500S
Sony MDR-Z7
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 SHP9500S
Sony MDR-Z7
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.

Philips SHP9500S
Sony MDR-Z7
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

330g

335g

5.can be folded
?

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Philips SHP9500S
Sony MDR-Z7
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Philips SHP9500S
Sony MDR-Z7

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-Z1

120000Hz

35000Hz

100000Hz

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

6Hz

4Hz

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

102dB/mW

102dB/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.

Philips SHP9500S
Sony MDR-Z7
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

70 Ohms

6.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

Monoprice Monolith M1060

106mm

50mm

70mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

Philips SHP9500S
Sony MDR-Z7
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 SHP9500S
Sony MDR-Z7

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