57points

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless

67points

Sony MDR-XB550AP

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
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Skullcandy Uproar Wireless vs Sony MDR-XB550AP

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
57
points
Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
67
points
Sony MDR-XB550AP

Why is Skullcandy Uproar Wireless better than Sony MDR-XB550AP?

  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs30mm
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-XB550AP better than Skullcandy Uproar Wireless?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 30g lighter
    180gvs210g
  • Can be folded
    ?

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.

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
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.

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

210g

180g

5.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
6.can be folded
?

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

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP

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

20000Hz

22000Hz

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

20Hz

5Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

105dB/mW

102dB/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.

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
5.impedance
?

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

24 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
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.

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
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.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
4.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

4.has an in-line control panel
?

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

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless
Sony MDR-XB550AP
6.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

1

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