61points

Sony MDR-XB650BT

65points

Sony MDR-ZX220BT

Sony MDR-XB650BT
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24 facts in comparison

Sony MDR-XB650BT vs Sony MDR-ZX220BT

Sony MDR-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
61
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Sony MDR-XB650BT
65
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Sony MDR-ZX220BT

Why is Sony MDR-XB650BT better than Sony MDR-ZX220BT?

  • 22h longer battery life
    ?

    30hvs8h

Why is Sony MDR-ZX220BT better than Sony MDR-XB650BT?

  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs95dB/mW
  • 59.9g lighter
    130.1gvs190g
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 1.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs4h

Price comparison

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.

Sony MDR-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
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

Audeze LCD-1

Sony MDR-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

190g

130.1g

4.can be folded
?

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sony MDR-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
5.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-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
6.has an open-back design
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The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Sony MDR-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT

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

20000Hz

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

20Hz

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

95dB/mW

100dB/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

24 Ohms

24 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

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

30mm

30mm

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-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT

Power

1.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

30h

8h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

4h

2.5h

3.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony MDR-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sony MDR-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
5.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Sony MDR-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
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Best

Beats Solo Pro

5

4

4

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sony MDR-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
3.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.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Sony MDR-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT

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-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
2.control panel placed on a device
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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-XB650BT
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
3.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

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