Able Planet ANC XNC230BSony MDR-XB510AS
Top 62%507 points
Top 62%
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Top 72%
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Able Planet ANC XNC230B vs Sony MDR-XB510AS: 14 facts in comparison

1. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
48% have it

2. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
73% have it

3. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
31% have it

4. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
44% have it

5. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
36% have it

6. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
75% have it

7. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
32% have it

8. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
53% have it

9. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
42% have it

10. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
64% have it

11. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
13% have it

12. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
87% have it

13. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
33% have it

14. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Sony MDR-XB510AS
3% have it

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