49points

Shure SRH550DJ

54points

Sony MDR-V55

Shure SRH550DJ
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Shure SRH550DJ vs Sony MDR-V55

Shure SRH550DJ
Sony MDR-V55
49
points
Shure SRH550DJ
54
points
Sony MDR-V55

Why is Shure SRH550DJ better than Sony MDR-V55?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    109dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • 0.8m longer cable
    ?

    2mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-V55 better than Shure SRH550DJ?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 15g lighter
    220gvs235g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

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.

Shure SRH550DJ
Sony MDR-V55
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.

Shure SRH550DJ
Sony MDR-V55
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.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Shure SRH550DJ
Sony MDR-V55
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

220g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Shure SRH550DJ
Sony MDR-V55
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Shure SRH550DJ
Sony MDR-V55

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

25000Hz

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

5Hz

5Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

109dB/mW

105dB/mW

4.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.

Shure SRH550DJ
Sony MDR-V55
5.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

40 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

50mm

40mm

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Shure SRH550DJ
Sony MDR-V55

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