52points

Sony MDR-XB450AP

53points

Yamaha HPH-M82

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22 facts in comparison

Sony MDR-XB450AP vs Yamaha HPH-M82

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Yamaha HPH-M82
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Sony MDR-XB450AP
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Yamaha HPH-M82

Why is Sony MDR-XB450AP better than Yamaha HPH-M82?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 22 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is Yamaha HPH-M82 better than Sony MDR-XB450AP?

  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 15g lighter
    150gvs165g
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs30mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Price comparison

Sony MDR-XB450AP

Buy used:

$23.00

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Sony MDR-XB450AP 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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$49.99
Sony MDR-XB450AP AmazonSony MDR-XB450AP Extra Bass Headphone (R...Sony MDR-XB450AP Extra Bass Headphone (Red)
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$59.99
Sony MDR-XB450AP AmazonSony MDR-XB450 Extra Bass Smartphone Hea...Sony MDR-XB450 Extra Bass Smartphone Heatset (Black)
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$96.99
Sony MDR-XB450AP AmazonSony MDR-XB450AP Extra Bass Headphone - ...Sony MDR-XB450AP Extra Bass Headphone - Blue (International Version U.S. warranty may not apply)
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$79.95
Sony MDR-XB450AP AmazonSony Dynamic Closed-Type Headphones MDR-...Sony Dynamic Closed-Type Headphones MDR-ZX310-L Blue
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$22.99
Sony MDR-XB450AP AmazonSony ZX Series MDR-ZX310AP Headband Ster...Sony ZX Series MDR-ZX310AP Headband Stereo Headset
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$18.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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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

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Yamaha HPH-M82
2.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

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4 (2nd Gen)

Sony MDR-XB450AP
Yamaha HPH-M82
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

165g

150g

4.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

Sony MDR-XB450AP
Yamaha HPH-M82
5.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sony MDR-XB450AP
Yamaha HPH-M82
6.has an on-ear form
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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.

Sony MDR-XB450AP
Yamaha HPH-M82

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

22000Hz

20000Hz

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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

20Hz

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

102dB/mW

105dB/mW

4.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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

24 Ohms

46 Ohms

5.driver unit size
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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

30mm

40mm

6.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Sony MDR-XB450AP
Yamaha HPH-M82

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 400

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Yamaha HPH-M82
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.

Sony MDR-XB450AP
Yamaha HPH-M82

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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-XB450AP
Yamaha HPH-M82
2.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Philips PH805

8

1

1

3.has an in-line control panel
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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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Yamaha HPH-M82
4.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

1

1

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