62points

Urbanista New York

57points

Urbanista Seattle Wireless

Urbanista New York
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Urbanista New York vs Urbanista Seattle Wireless

Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
62
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Urbanista New York
57
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Urbanista Seattle Wireless

Why is Urbanista New York better than Urbanista Seattle Wireless?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 4h longer battery life
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    16hvs12h
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has voice commands
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Why is Urbanista Seattle Wireless better than Urbanista New York?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    97dB/mWvs94dB/mW
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
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    26 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 62g lighter
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    172gvs234g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.sweat resistance
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Urbanista Seattle Wireless
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

234g

172g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.can be folded
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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.
3.sound pressure level

94dB/mW

97dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

26 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
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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

40mm

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.Battery life

16h

12h

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.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

2.5h

2.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a removable battery
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Urbanista Seattle Wireless
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.1

4.1

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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.
5.warranty period

1

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
6.Has voice prompts
Urbanista New York
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

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