98points

Sennheiser PXC 550-II

52points

Shure SE535LTD

Sennheiser PXC 550-II
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Sennheiser PXC 550-II vs Shure SE535LTD

Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD

Why is Sennheiser PXC 550-II better than Shure SE535LTD?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
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    17Hzvs18Hz
  • 3500Hz higher high-frequency
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    23000Hzvs19500Hz
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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Why is Shure SE535LTD better than Sennheiser PXC 550-II?

  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    119dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • 10 Ohms lower impedance
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    36 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • 197g lighter
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    30gvs227g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an in-ear form
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Price comparison

Sennheiser PXC 550-II

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser PXC 550-II AmazonSennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGa...Sennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
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$217.00
Sennheiser PXC 550-II walmartOMNIHIL Replacement 30ft 3.5mm Headset A...OMNIHIL Replacement 30ft 3.5mm Headset Audio AUX Extension Cable for Sennheiser PXC 360 BT Compact Noise-Canceling Travel Headphones
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$15.96

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
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 PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
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.has a detachable cable
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

227g

30g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

17Hz

18Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

23000Hz

19500Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
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.
5.sound pressure level

110dB/mW

119dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.impedance

46 Ohms

36 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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.Has Bluetooth aptX
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

3

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Shure SE535LTD
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Price comparison

Sennheiser PXC 550-II

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser PXC 550-II AmazonSennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGa...Sennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
Amazon logo
$217.00
Sennheiser PXC 550-II walmartOMNIHIL Replacement 30ft 3.5mm Headset A...OMNIHIL Replacement 30ft 3.5mm Headset Audio AUX Extension Cable for Sennheiser PXC 360 BT Compact Noise-Canceling Travel Headphones
walmart logo
$15.96

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