Koss Porta Pro vs Philips SHP9500

Koss Porta Pro
vs
Philips SHP9500

For an affordable headphones, Koss Porta Pro and Philips SHP9500 are two comparable choices. Based on our rating, Porta Pro has a total rating of 6.5 out of 10 vs 7 out of 10 for SHP9500.

Advantages Koss Porta Pro over Philips SHP9500

  • Less weight: 2.1oz vs 11.2oz
  • Foldable design

Advantages Philips SHP9500 over Koss Porta Pro

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 12Hz vs 15Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 35KHz vs 25KHz
  • Detachable cables

Common features

  • Identical sensitivity 101dB
Votes 6 6
Rating 4.3 4.3

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Koss Porta Pro
6.5
Philips SHP9500
7
7
7
Koss Porta Pro

Koss Porta Pro review

May 18, 2020

This Koss Porta Pro review is about the closed-back headphones that look pretty unusual. The conside...

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Philips SHP9500

Philips SHP9500 review

May 18, 2020

I will start my Philips SHP9500 review with the fact that it is a great pair of over ear open back w...

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Common

Product

Koss Porta Pro
Philips SHP9500

Model

Porta Pro
SHP9500

Brand

Koss
Philips

Reviews

9206
4120

General

Wearing style

on ear
over ear

Enclosure

closed back
open back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

50/1.9

Impedance, Ohm

60
32

Frequency response, Hz

15Hz-25KHz
12Hz-35KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.2

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

101
101

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

60/2.1
320/11.2

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

120/3.9
300/9.8

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

App control

Control functions

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

has not
has not

Bluetooth version

has not
has not

aptX

has not
has not

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

has not
has not

Bluetooth profiles

has not
has not

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

has not
has not

Battery life, hrs

has not
has not

Charging time, hrs

has not
has not

Charging port

has not
has not

Charging cable

has not
has not

Speed charge

has not
has not

Battery free listening mode

has not
has not

Battery level indicator

has not
has not

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

has not
has not

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

Koss Porta Pro
Philips SHP9500
Koss Porta Pro
Philips SHP9500

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.5
  • 7
  • 6.5Koss Porta Pro
  • 7Philips SHP9500

The Philips SHP9500 is better headphones in this comparison. Check Philips SHP9500 price