Sony MDR-XB550AP On-ear White

MPN: MDRXB550APW.CE7  |  EAN: 4548736045811  |  Model: MDR-XB550AP

Price Information

£30.33

as at 16 Dec 19 | 3:45 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Sony MDR-XB550AP On-ear White - MDRXB550APW.CE7 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Wired
Outstanding
PC or Mac
Outstanding
Use With Headphone Amp
Outstanding
MP3 Player
Outstanding
Musical Instrument
Just Right
Android (headphone port)
Outstanding
Apple iOS (headphone port)
Outstanding
Nintendo Wii U Compatible
Very Good
Nintendo Switch Compatible
Very Good
Xbox One Compatible
Very Good
PS4 Compatible
Just Right
PS Vita Compatible
Outstanding
Nintendo 3DS Compatible
Outstanding
Commuting
Just Right
Music
Outstanding
Video Content (Netflix, YouTube, TV)
Outstanding
Radio
Outstanding
Gaming
Just Right
Podcasts
Very Good
Audio Books
Very Good
On-Ear
Outstanding
Making Phone Calls
Just Right

Wired Connection

Unlike wireless options, the wired connection provided by this product allows you to plug into you audio device without having to bother about staying charged. 

Connected Devices

  • Android device that has the usual headphone port.
  • iOS device with a headphone port.
  • PC or Mac to listen to a variety of audio.
  • Headphone amp so that you can enjoy better quality audio.
  • MP3 player for your portable music needs.
  • Musical instrument to enjoy some private practice time.

All Kinds of Journeys

  • Commuting every day is less boring when you've got these pair of headphones to listen to your playlists or catch-up on a TV show.

Game Console Compatibility

  • Works with the Nintendo Wii U
  • Works with the Nintendo Switch
  • Works with the Xbox One
  • Works with the PS4
  • Works with the PS Vita
  • Works with the Nintendo 3DS

Various Audio Content Types

  • Audio books which would require listening to warm sounds with an emphasis on the vocals.
  • Music which would require a headphone with really good sound reproduction. This is typically helped by the sizeable diameter of the audio driver component built into the earpiece.
  • Video content in order to enjoy your choice of movies, series and shows.
  • Radio which requires reasonable quality output for you to enjoy mixes, news and shows from your favourite stations.
  • Gaming audio in order to fully enjoy the sound effects and rousing music while playing on your PC or console.
  • Podcasts for fun, knowledge and entertainment.

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Technical Specifications

Sony MDR-XB550AP On-ear White - MDRXB550APW.CE7 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour of Product White
Ear Coupling On-ear
Ear Coupling - On-ear Yes
Foldable Yes
Headphone or Headset Mobile headset
Headset Type Dual Ear
Multi-function Control - Position On cable
Multi-function Control - Type Digital
Multi-function Control Present Yes
Wearing Style Head-band
Sound Technology
Acoustic System Name Closed Back
Diaphragm Material Polyethylene terephthalate (PET)
Driver Type Dynamic
Driver Unit Size 30 cm
Headphone Frequency 5 - 22000 Hz
Headphone Sensitivity 102 dB
Impedance 24 Ω (Ohms)
Magnet Type Neodymium
Ports & Interfaces
3.5mm Connector 1 mm
Cable Length 1.2 m
Connectivity Technology Wired
Connector Contacts Plating Gold
Microphone
Microphone Number 1
Weight & Dimensions
Weight 180 g
Ergonomics