58points

Sony NWZ-WH303

60points

Sony NWZ-WH505

Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
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Sony NWZ-WH303 vs Sony NWZ-WH505

Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
58
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Sony NWZ-WH303
60
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Sony NWZ-WH505

Why is Sony NWZ-WH303 better than Sony NWZ-WH505?

  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    107dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 10 Ohms lower impedance
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    30 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sony NWZ-WH505 better than Sony NWZ-WH303?

  • 25Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs30Hz
  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    40mmvs30mm
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.can be folded
Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.has an L-shaped plug
Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
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.
6.has a straight plug
Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

30Hz

5Hz

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

20000Hz

25000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.sound pressure level

107dB/mW

105dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
4.impedance

30 Ohms

40 Ohms

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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.driver unit size

30mm

40mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Sony NWZ-WH303
Sony NWZ-WH505
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.

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