52points

Sony MDR-V55

53points

Sony MDR-ZX310AP

Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
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Sony MDR-V55 vs Sony MDR-ZX310AP

Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
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Sony MDR-V55
53
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Sony MDR-ZX310AP

Why is Sony MDR-V55 better than Sony MDR-ZX310AP?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs10Hz
  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
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    25000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    105dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    40mmvs30mm
  • Has a tangle free cable
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Why is Sony MDR-ZX310AP better than Sony MDR-V55?

  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
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    24 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 95g lighter
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    125gvs220g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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Price comparison

Sony MDR-V55

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony DJ Style Headphones
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$49.89
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDRV55 Red Extra Bass & DJ Headphon...Sony MDRV55 Red Extra Bass & DJ Headphones with Knox Gear Hard Shell Headphone Case Bundle (2 Items)
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$59.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-V55 Wired DJ Style Headphones, ...Sony MDR-V55 Wired DJ Style Headphones, Black/Red
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$55.11
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDRV500DJ DJ/Remix Headphones Studi...Sony MDRV500DJ DJ/Remix Headphones Studio & DJ Headphone
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$196.98
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones wit...Sony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones with CCAW Voice Coil
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$297.92
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-XB450AP Extra Bass Headphone - ...Sony MDR-XB450AP Extra Bass Headphone - Black (International Version U.S. Warranty May not Apply)
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$54.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony Studio Monitor Premium Lightweight ...Sony Studio Monitor Premium Lightweight Extra Bass Stereo Headphones
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$79.95
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony DJ Headphones (4334205465)
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$125.19
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonBehringer HPX2000 Headphones High-Defini...Behringer HPX2000 Headphones High-Definition DJ Headphones
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$18.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR EX15AP - Headphones with mic
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$14.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
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
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weight

220g

125g

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.
4.can be folded
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.has an on-ear form
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
6.has a tangle free cable
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.sound pressure level

105dB/mW

98dB/mW

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

25000Hz

24000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.lowest frequency

5Hz

10Hz

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

40 Ohms

24 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.
5.driver unit size

40mm

30mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
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 an in-line control panel
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX310AP
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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