61points

AKG N5005

69points

Sony MDR-1ADAC

AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
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AKG N5005 vs Sony MDR-1ADAC

AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
61
points
AKG N5005
69
points
Sony MDR-1ADAC

Why is AKG N5005 better than Sony MDR-1ADAC?

  • 14dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    116dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 0.5h longer battery life
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    8hvs7.5h
  • 22 Ohms lower impedance
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    18 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 288.6g lighter
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    11.4gvs300g
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an in-ear form
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Why is Sony MDR-1ADAC better than AKG N5005?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
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    4Hzvs10Hz
  • 60000Hz higher high-frequency
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    100000Hzvs40000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 30.8mm bigger driver unit
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    40mmvs9.2mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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Price comparison

Sony MDR-1ADAC

Buy used:

$9.68

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-1ADAC AmazonSony Stereo Headphones Silver MDR-1ADAC ...Sony Stereo Headphones Silver MDR-1ADAC / S
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$529.00
Sony MDR-1ADAC AmazonSony WH-XB900N Extra BASS Wireless Noise...Sony WH-XB900N Extra BASS Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones (Black) with Hardshell Headphone case and Aluminum Headphone Stand Bundle
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$248.00
Sony MDR-1ADAC AmazonSony MDR10R Hi-Res Stereo Wired Headphon...Sony MDR10R Hi-Res Stereo Wired Headphones (Black)
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$289.99
Sony MDR-1ADAC AmazonSony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones wit...Sony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones with CCAW Voice Coil
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$297.92
Sony MDR-1ADAC AmazonSony Wired On-Ear Foldable Stereo Headph...Sony Wired On-Ear Foldable Stereo Headphones with Microphone MDR-ZX310AP (Black) + 3.5mm Mini Plug to 1/4 inch Headphone Adapter & HeroFiber Ultra Gentle Cleaning Cloth
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$31.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
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.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

11.4g

300g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

4Hz

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

40000Hz

100000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
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.
5.sound pressure level

116dB/mW

102dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.impedance

18 Ohms

40 Ohms

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.

Power

1.Battery life

8h

7.5h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has a removable battery
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.supports Wi-Fi
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.Has an in-line control panel
AKG N5005
Sony MDR-1ADAC
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Price comparison

Sony MDR-1ADAC

Buy used:

$9.68

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-1ADAC AmazonSony Stereo Headphones Silver MDR-1ADAC ...Sony Stereo Headphones Silver MDR-1ADAC / S
Amazon logo
$529.00
Sony MDR-1ADAC AmazonSony WH-XB900N Extra BASS Wireless Noise...Sony WH-XB900N Extra BASS Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones (Black) with Hardshell Headphone case and Aluminum Headphone Stand Bundle
Amazon logo
$248.00
Sony MDR-1ADAC AmazonSony MDR10R Hi-Res Stereo Wired Headphon...Sony MDR10R Hi-Res Stereo Wired Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$289.99
Sony MDR-1ADAC AmazonSony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones wit...Sony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones with CCAW Voice Coil
Amazon logo
$297.92
Sony MDR-1ADAC AmazonSony Wired On-Ear Foldable Stereo Headph...Sony Wired On-Ear Foldable Stereo Headphones with Microphone MDR-ZX310AP (Black) + 3.5mm Mini Plug to 1/4 inch Headphone Adapter & HeroFiber Ultra Gentle Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$31.95

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