40points

Sennheiser RS 185

83points

Sony WH-1000XM2

Sennheiser RS 185
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20 facts in comparison

Sennheiser RS 185 vs Sony WH-1000XM2

Sennheiser RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2
40
points
Sennheiser RS 185
83
points
Sony WH-1000XM2

Why is Sennheiser RS 185 better than Sony WH-1000XM2?

  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony WH-1000XM2 better than Sennheiser RS 185?

  • 18000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 13Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs17Hz
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 35g lighter
    275gvs310g
  • 20h longer battery life
    ?

    38hvs18h
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Sennheiser RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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 RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Sennheiser RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

310g

275g

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

Sennheiser RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sennheiser RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

22000Hz

40000Hz

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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

17Hz

4Hz

3.impedance
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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

32 Ohms

46 Ohms

4.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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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 RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2
5.has a neodymium magnet
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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 RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2

Power

1.Battery life
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The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

18h

38h

2.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sennheiser RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sennheiser RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Sennheiser RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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 RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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 RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2
2.control panel placed on a device
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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 RS 185
Sony WH-1000XM2

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