Sennheiser PXC 550 vs Skullcandy Crusher

Sennheiser PXC 550
vs
Skullcandy Crusher

In this article, we compare the Sennheiser PXC 550 vs Skullcandy Crusher specifications to understand their differences and come at a final buying decision. Based on our rating, PXC 550 has a total rating of 8.3 out of 10 vs 6.1 out of 10 for Crusher.

Advantages Sennheiser PXC 550 over Skullcandy Crusher

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 17Hz vs 20Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 23KHz vs 20KHz
  • Higher sensitivity: 110dB vs 90dB
  • Less weight: 8oz vs 9.7oz
  • Noise cancellation
  • You can move the noise-canceling level up or down
  • In-line control buttons
  • Touch control
  • App control
  • NFC support

Advantages Skullcandy Crusher over Sennheiser PXC 550

  • Longer battery life: 40 hours vs 20 hours

Common features

  • Wired mode available
  • Folding headphones
  • Detachable cables
  • Built-in controls
  • Voice control
  • Battery free listening mode
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Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Sennheiser PXC 550
8.3
Skullcandy Crusher
6.1
10
10
10
8
8
8
Sennheiser PXC 550

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May 18, 2020

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Skullcandy Crusher

Skullcandy Crusher review

May 14, 2020

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Common

Product

Sennheiser PXC 550
Skullcandy Crusher

Model

PXC 550
Crusher

Brand

Sennheiser
Skullcandy

Reviews

4568
9037

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

Impedance, Ohm

490
33

Frequency response, Hz

17Hz-23KHz
20Hz-20KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.05
3

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

110
90

Magnet type

Weight (headphones), g/oz

227/8
275/9.7

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

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

Google Assistant, Siri
Google Assistant, Siri

App control

Control functions

volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track, fast forward/rewind, noise cancelling
volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth version

4.2

aptX

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

Bluetooth profiles

A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP, DIP

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

rechargable
rechargable

Battery life, hrs

20 (30 without noise cancelling)
40

Charging time, hrs

3

Charging port

micro USB
micro USB

Charging cable

micro USB to USB-A
micro USB to USB-A

Speed charge

Battery free listening mode

Battery level indicator

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

Sennheiser PXC 550
Skullcandy Crusher
Sennheiser PXC 550
Skullcandy Crusher

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8.3
  • 6.1
  • 8.3Sennheiser PXC 550
  • 6.1Skullcandy Crusher

The Sennheiser PXC 550 is better headphones in this comparison. Check Sennheiser PXC 550 price