Audeze EL-8 TitaniumBeats by Dre ExecutiveSony XBA-1
Top 26%992 points
Top 26%
Top 56%590 points
Top 56%
Top 49%685 points
Top 49%
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
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Sony XBA-1
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Top specs and features

Audeze EL-8 Titanium vs Beats by Dre Executive vs Sony XBA-1: 23 facts in comparison

1. weight

460g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
340g
3g

2. 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
48% have it

3. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
33% have it

4. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
73% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
25% 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
38% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
31% have it

8. 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
44% have it

9. 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
36% 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
42% have it

11. 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
75% have it

12. 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
32% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
53% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
42% have it

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
64% have it

17. 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
13% have it

18. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
8% have it

19. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
87% have it

20. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.4m
1.2m

21. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
3% have it

22. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
6% have it

23. 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre Executive
Sony XBA-1
33% have it

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