92points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

80points

Sony MDR-1RBT

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Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC vs Sony MDR-1RBT

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than Sony MDR-1RBT?

  • 75.9g lighter
    221.1gvs297g
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    18 Ohmsvs24 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

Why is Sony MDR-1RBT better than Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • 58000Hz higher high-frequency
    80000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 14Hz lower low-frequency
    4Hzvs18Hz
  • Has a tangle free cable

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

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.weight

221.1g

297g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

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

5.can be folded
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.has a tangle free cable
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

18Hz

4Hz

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

2.highest frequency

22000Hz

80000Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

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

113dB/mW

105dB/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.has a neodymium magnet
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

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

6.impedance

18 Ohms

24 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

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.Bluetooth version

4

3

Best

RHA TrueConnect

5

3.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

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

Best

Fiil Canviis Pro

100m

4.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

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

5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

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.

6.Has WiFi
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

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.

3.number of microphones

2

1

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony MDR-1RBT

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

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

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