52points

Sony MDR-XB50AP

65points

Xiaomi Mi Headphones

Sony MDR-XB50AP
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23 facts in comparison

Sony MDR-XB50AP vs Xiaomi Mi Headphones

Sony MDR-XB50AP
Xiaomi Mi Headphones
52
points
Sony MDR-XB50AP
65
points
Xiaomi Mi Headphones

Why is Sony MDR-XB50AP better than Xiaomi Mi Headphones?

  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 16Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs20Hz
  • 12dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 212g lighter
    8gvs220g
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Why is Xiaomi Mi Headphones better than Sony MDR-XB50AP?

  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 38mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs12mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 0.2m longer cable
    ?

    1.4mvs1.2m

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
Xiaomi Mi Headphones
2.has an over-the-ear form
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Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

Sony MDR-XB50AP
Xiaomi Mi Headphones
3.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.

Sony MDR-XB50AP
Xiaomi Mi Headphones
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

8g

220g

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

Sony MDR-XB50AP
Xiaomi Mi Headphones
6.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
Xiaomi Mi Headphones

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

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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

4Hz

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

110dB/mW

98dB/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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

16 Ohms

32 Ohms

5.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-XB50AP
Xiaomi Mi Headphones
6.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

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

12mm

50mm

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
Xiaomi Mi Headphones

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 applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

Sony MDR-XB50AP
Xiaomi Mi Headphones
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
Xiaomi Mi Headphones

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