Bowers & Wilkins PX vs SteelSeries Arctis 5

Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Bowers & Wilkins PX
8.1
SteelSeries Arctis 5
7
7
7
10
8
10
inapplicable
6
inapplicable
8
inapplicable
Bowers & Wilkins PX

Bowers & Wilkins PX review

May 27, 2020

Bowers & Wilkins PX is a premium model of wireless over ear headphones with closed back cups. Th...

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SteelSeries Arctis 5

SteelSeries Arctis 5 review

May 14, 2020

Let me introduce you to my SteelSeries Arctis 5 review where I share some interesting thoughts about...

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Common

Product

Bowers & Wilkins PX
SteelSeries Arctis 5

Model

PX
Arctis 5

Brand

Bowers & Wilkins
SteelSeries

Reviews

1798
12349

General

Wearing style

over ear
over ear

Enclosure

closed back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

40/1.5
40/1.5

Impedance, Ohm

22
32

Frequency response, Hz

10Hz-20KHz
20Hz-20KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.3
3

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

111
98

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

335/11.8
355/12.5

Comfort

Adjustable headband

Foldable

Noise cancelling

Active noise cancelling

Adjustable noise cancelling level

Microphone

Built-in microphone

In-line microphone

Detachable microphone

Cables

Detachable cable

Audio cable length, cm/ft

300/9.8

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

Google Assistant, Siri

App control

Control functions

volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track, bluetooth, noise cancelling
volume, microphone volume, microphone on/off, ChatMix Dial

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

has not

Bluetooth version

4.2
has not

aptX

has not

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

has not

Bluetooth profiles

A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP,GAP,SDAP, DIP
has not

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

rechargable
has not

Battery life, hrs

22 (50 without noise cancelling)
has not

Charging time, hrs

has not

Charging port

USB-C
has not

Charging cable

USB-C to USB-A
has not

Speed charge

has not

Battery free listening mode

has not

Battery level indicator

has not

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

DTS Headphone:X

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

has not

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

Bowers & Wilkins PX
SteelSeries Arctis 5
Bowers & Wilkins PX
SteelSeries Arctis 5

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8.1
  • 7
  • 8.1Bowers & Wilkins PX
  • 7SteelSeries Arctis 5

The Bowers & Wilkins PX is better headphones in this comparison. Check Bowers & Wilkins PX price