47points

Sony MDR-V55

49points

Sony MDR-ZX660AP

Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
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Sony MDR-V55 vs Sony MDR-ZX660AP

Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
47
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Sony MDR-V55
49
points
Sony MDR-ZX660AP

Why is Sony MDR-V55 better than Sony MDR-ZX660AP?

  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    105dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • Can be folded
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Why is Sony MDR-ZX660AP better than Sony MDR-V55?

  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 27g lighter
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    193gvs220g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
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-ZX660AP
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

193g

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-ZX660AP
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.has a tangle free cable
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
6.has an on-ear form
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
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.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

5Hz

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

25000Hz

25000Hz

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

105dB/mW

104dB/mW

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

40 Ohms

40 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.has a neodymium magnet
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.driver unit size

40mm

40mm

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

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sony MDR-V55
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
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-ZX660AP
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-ZX660AP
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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