52points

Sony MDR-V55

62points

Sony WH-CH500

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
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34 facts in comparison

Sony MDR-V55 vs Sony WH-CH500

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
52
points
Sony MDR-V55
62
points
Sony WH-CH500

Why is Sony MDR-V55 better than Sony WH-CH500?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs103dB/mW
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs30mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is Sony WH-CH500 better than Sony MDR-V55?

  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 80g lighter
    140gvs220g
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?

Price comparison

Sony MDR-V55

Buy used:

$36.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony DJ Style Headphones
Amazon logo
$48.70
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-V55 Wired DJ Style Headphones, ...Sony MDR-V55 Wired DJ Style Headphones, Black/Red
Amazon logo
$62.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (Internati...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (International Version U.S. Warranty May not Apply)
Amazon logo
$239.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDRV500DJ DJ/Remix Headphones Studi...Sony MDRV500DJ DJ/Remix Headphones Studio & DJ Headphone
Amazon logo
$119.98
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Silver (Internat...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Silver (International Version U.S. warranty may not apply)
Amazon logo
$309.90
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-IF245RK Wireless Infrared Headp...Sony MDR-IF245RK Wireless Infrared Headphones
Amazon logo
$88.00
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-XD100 MDRXD100 HiFi Wired Stere...Sony MDR-XD100 MDRXD100 HiFi Wired Stereo Headphones Silver headphone
Amazon logo
$67.95
Sony MDR-V55 walmartSony DJ MDR-V55/BR Headphone
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$33.17

Sony WH-CH500

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH500/B)
Amazon logo
$57.69
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$34.94
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headphone...Sony Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headphones WH-CH500 (Black) + USB Cable & Wall Charger + HeroFiber Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$62.95
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH400 Wireless Headphones, Blue ...Sony WH-CH400 Wireless Headphones, Blue (WHCH400/L)
Amazon logo
$58.00
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WHXB700/B Wireless Extra Bass Bluet...Sony WHXB700/B Wireless Extra Bass Bluetooth Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$78.00
Sony WH-CH500 aliexpressSONY WH-CH500 Stamina Wireless Headphone...SONY WH-CH500 Stamina Wireless Headphones with NFC free shipping
aliexpress logo
$87.00

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. Show more

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
2.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

Sol Republic Soundtrack Wireless

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
3.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
4.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 200

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

220g

140g

6.travel bag is included
?

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

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 400

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

25000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

20Hz

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

105dB/mW

103dB/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.

For example

Panasonic Technics EAH-AZ70W

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

40 Ohms

24 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

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

40mm

30mm

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Hexgears E001 HexBand BT

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
4.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
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.

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
3.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

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

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
4.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
5.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500
6.has a mute function
?

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

For example

Bowers & Wilkins PI4

Sony MDR-V55
Sony WH-CH500

Price comparison

Sony MDR-V55

Buy used:

$36.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony DJ Style Headphones
Amazon logo
$48.70
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-V55 Wired DJ Style Headphones, ...Sony MDR-V55 Wired DJ Style Headphones, Black/Red
Amazon logo
$62.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (Internati...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (International Version U.S. Warranty May not Apply)
Amazon logo
$239.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDRV500DJ DJ/Remix Headphones Studi...Sony MDRV500DJ DJ/Remix Headphones Studio & DJ Headphone
Amazon logo
$119.98
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Silver (Internat...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Silver (International Version U.S. warranty may not apply)
Amazon logo
$309.90
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-IF245RK Wireless Infrared Headp...Sony MDR-IF245RK Wireless Infrared Headphones
Amazon logo
$88.00
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-XD100 MDRXD100 HiFi Wired Stere...Sony MDR-XD100 MDRXD100 HiFi Wired Stereo Headphones Silver headphone
Amazon logo
$67.95
Sony MDR-V55 walmartSony DJ MDR-V55/BR Headphone
walmart logo
$33.17

Sony WH-CH500

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH500/B)
Amazon logo
$57.69
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$34.94
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headphone...Sony Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headphones WH-CH500 (Black) + USB Cable & Wall Charger + HeroFiber Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$62.95
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH400 Wireless Headphones, Blue ...Sony WH-CH400 Wireless Headphones, Blue (WHCH400/L)
Amazon logo
$58.00
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WHXB700/B Wireless Extra Bass Bluet...Sony WHXB700/B Wireless Extra Bass Bluetooth Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$78.00
Sony WH-CH500 aliexpressSONY WH-CH500 Stamina Wireless Headphone...SONY WH-CH500 Stamina Wireless Headphones with NFC free shipping
aliexpress logo
$87.00

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