88points
77points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

69points
56points

Skullcandy Crusher Wireless

78points
65points

Sony MDR-XB950B1

Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
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38 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNCvs Skullcandy Crusher Wirelessvs Sony MDR-XB950B1

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
88
points
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
69
points
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
78
points
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than the others?

  • Impedance
    ?

    18 Ohmsvs32,24 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Weight
    221.1gvs275,245g
  • Number of microphones
    ?

    2vs1,1
  • Warranty period
    ?

    2vs1,1
  • Cable length
    ?

    1.4mvs1.2,1.2m

Why is Skullcandy Crusher Wireless better than the others?

  • Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4,4.1
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-XB950B1 better than the others?

  • Has included ear pads
    ?

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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.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
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.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
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.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
4.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
5.weight
?

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3g

221.1g

275g

245g

6.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Sound quality

1.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.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
2.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

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4 Ohms

18 Ohms

32 Ohms

24 Ohms

3.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
4.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.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Beats Solo Pro

5

4

4.2

4.1

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
3.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

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100m

10m

10m

10m

4.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
6.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

2

1

1

4.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.

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Skullcandy Crusher Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
6.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

1

1

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