The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
2. lowest frequency
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
3. 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.
46% have it
4. sound pressure level
Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
5. no battery needed
This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
71% have it
6. has a detachable cable
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
39% have it
7. has a tangle free cable
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
24% have it
8. can be folded
Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
32% have it
9. 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.
45% have it
10. has an over-the-ear form
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.
41% have it
11. has a straight plug
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
52% have it
12. travel bag is included
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
63% have it
13. has a 3.5mm male connector
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
85% have it
14. sweat resistant
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
22% have it
16. cable length
A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
17. has an open-back design
The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.