39points

Abyss AB-1266

59points

Sony MDR-1A

Abyss AB-1266
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Abyss AB-1266 vs Sony MDR-1A

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-1A
39
points
Abyss AB-1266
59
points
Sony MDR-1A

Why is Abyss AB-1266 better than Sony MDR-1A?

  • 1.3m longer cable
    ?

    2.5mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-1A better than Abyss AB-1266?

  • 72000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    100000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs5Hz
  • 22 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • 435g lighter
    225gvs660g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
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Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-1A
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-1A
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

660g

225g

4.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-1A
5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

2.5m

1.2m

6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-1A

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

28000Hz

100000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

3Hz

3.impedance
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Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

46 Ohms

24 Ohms

4.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-1A

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-1A
2.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.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-1A

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