39points

Abyss AB-1266

65points

Sony MDR-NC500D

Abyss AB-1266
Comparison winner
Sony MDR-NC500D
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Abyss AB-1266 vs Sony MDR-NC500D

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-NC500D
39
points
Abyss AB-1266
65
points
Sony MDR-NC500D

Why is Abyss AB-1266 better than Sony MDR-NC500D?

  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 1m longer cable
    ?

    2.5mvs1.5m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-NC500D better than Abyss AB-1266?

  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    40 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 465g lighter
    195gvs660g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

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-NC500D
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-NC500D
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

660g

195g

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-NC500D
5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-NC500D
6.has an L-shaped plug
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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.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-NC500D

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

24000Hz

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

5Hz

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

40 Ohms

4.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-NC500D
5.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-NC500D

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-NC500D
2.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-NC500D

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Abyss AB-1266
Sony MDR-NC500D

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