49points

Pioneer HDJ-500

53points

Sony MDR-V55

Pioneer HDJ-500
Sony MDR-V55
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18 facts in comparison

Pioneer HDJ-500 vs Sony MDR-V55

Pioneer HDJ-500
Sony MDR-V55
49
points
Pioneer HDJ-500
53
points
Sony MDR-V55

Why is Pioneer HDJ-500 better than Sony MDR-V55?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs25000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 27.3g lighter
    192.7gvs220g
  • Has a coil cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-V55 better than Pioneer HDJ-500?

  • 5 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    40 Ohmsvs45 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Pioneer HDJ-500

Buy used:

$36.99

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Pioneer HDJ-500 AmazonSony DJ Style Headphones
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$48.70
Pioneer HDJ-500 AmazonSony MDRV500DJ DJ/Remix Headphones Studi...Sony MDRV500DJ DJ/Remix Headphones Studio & DJ Headphone
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$119.98
Pioneer HDJ-500 AmazonSony MDR-V55 Wired DJ Style Headphones, ...Sony MDR-V55 Wired DJ Style Headphones, Black/Red
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$51.99
Pioneer HDJ-500 AmazonPioneer HDJ-X5BT-N Headphones, Gold
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$149.00
Pioneer HDJ-500 AmazonSony Studio Monitor Premium Lightweight ...Sony Studio Monitor Premium Lightweight Extra Bass Stereo Headphones
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$69.95
Pioneer HDJ-500 AmazonPioneer HDJ700R DJ Headphone
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$153.89
Pioneer HDJ-500 AmazonPioneer DJ DJ Headphones, White.Only Blu...Pioneer DJ DJ Headphones, White.Only Bluetooth 2.0 (HDJ1500WHITE)
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$157.19
Pioneer HDJ-500 AmazonPioneer Hi-Res in-Ear Ergonomic Tangle R...Pioneer Hi-Res in-Ear Ergonomic Tangle Resistant Headphones, Black SE-CH5T(K)
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$59.99
Pioneer HDJ-500 AmazonPioneer Bluetooth and High-Resolution Ov...Pioneer Bluetooth and High-Resolution Over Ear Wireless Headphone, Brown (SE-MS7BT-T)
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$129.99

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. Show more

Pioneer HDJ-500
Sony MDR-V55
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.

Pioneer HDJ-500
Sony MDR-V55
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.

Pioneer HDJ-500
Sony MDR-V55
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

192.7g

220g

5.can be folded
?

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

Pioneer HDJ-500
Sony MDR-V55
6.has an on-ear form
?

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Pioneer HDJ-500
Sony MDR-V55

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

28000Hz

25000Hz

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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

5Hz

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

105dB/mW

4.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 M1570

106mm

40mm

40mm

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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

45 Ohms

40 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

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

Pioneer HDJ-500
Sony MDR-V55

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Pioneer HDJ-500
Sony MDR-V55

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