94points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

100points

Sony WH-1000XM3

43points

Ultrasone Edition 10

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Comparison winner
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10
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39 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC vs Sony WH-1000XM3 vs Ultrasone Edition 10

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10
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Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than Sony WH-1000XM3 & Ultrasone Edition 10?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Impedance
    18 Ohmsvs47,32 Ohms
  • Weight
    221.1gvs255,282g

Why is Sony WH-1000XM3 better than Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC & Ultrasone Edition 10?

  • Lowest frequency
    4Hzvs18,5Hz
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has voice prompts
  • Has voice commands
  • Has USB Type-C

Why is Ultrasone Edition 10 better than Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC & Sony WH-1000XM3?

  • Highest frequency
    45000Hzvs22000,40000Hz
  • Has a straight plug
  • Cable length
    3mvs1.4,1.2m
  • Has an open-back design

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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 a detachable cable
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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

3.has an over-the-ear form
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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.

4.weight

221.1g

255g

282g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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 WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

SoundMagic E11C

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

22000Hz

40000Hz

45000Hz

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

4Hz

5Hz

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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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

104.5dB/mW

99dB/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

18 Ohms

47 Ohms

32 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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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 battery level indicator
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

4.Has USB Type-C
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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 WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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.has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

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

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

5.has voice prompts
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.

6.has voice commands
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Miscellaneous

1.wireless charging
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ultrasone Edition 10

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW

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