50points

Sony MDR-XB50AP

64points

V-Moda XS

Sony MDR-XB50AP
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20 facts in comparison

Sony MDR-XB50AP vs V-Moda XS

Sony MDR-XB50AP
V-Moda XS
50
points
Sony MDR-XB50AP
64
points
V-Moda XS

Why is Sony MDR-XB50AP better than V-Moda XS?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs5Hz
  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 12.5 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs28.5 Ohms
  • 187g lighter
    8gvs195g
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Why is V-Moda XS better than Sony MDR-XB50AP?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    30000Hzvs24000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 28mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs12mm
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

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.

Sony MDR-XB50AP
V-Moda XS
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

8g

195g

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

Sony MDR-XB50AP
V-Moda XS
4.can be folded
?

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

Sony MDR-XB50AP
V-Moda XS
5.has an in-ear form
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The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Sony MDR-XB50AP
V-Moda XS
6.has an L-shaped plug
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An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

Sony MDR-XB50AP
V-Moda XS

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

24000Hz

30000Hz

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

4Hz

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

110dB/mW

105dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Sony MDR-XB50AP
V-Moda XS
5.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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

16 Ohms

28.5 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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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

Beats Solo Pro

Sony MDR-XB50AP
V-Moda XS

Connectivity

1.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-XB50AP
V-Moda XS

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-XB50AP
V-Moda XS
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

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

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.

Sony MDR-XB50AP
V-Moda XS

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