69points

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27

65points

Sony MDR-1R

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
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Audio Technica ATH-ANC27 vs Sony MDR-1R

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-1R
69
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Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
65
points
Sony MDR-1R

Why is Audio Technica ATH-ANC27 better than Sony MDR-1R?

  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    106dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 48g lighter
    192gvs240g
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-1R better than Audio Technica ATH-ANC27?

  • 60000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    80000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 16Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 9 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs33 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?

Price comparison

Sony MDR-1R

Buy used:

$159.99

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Design

1.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. Show more

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2.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.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-1R
3.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.

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Sony MDR-1R
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

192g

240g

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

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Sony MDR-1R
6.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-1R

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

20000Hz

80000Hz

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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

20Hz

4Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

106dB/mW

105dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

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Sony MDR-1R
5.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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

33 Ohms

24 Ohms

6.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.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-1R

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 400

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Sony MDR-1R
2.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

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Sony MDR-1R

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-1R
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-1R
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

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Sony MDR-1R

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.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-1R
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 400

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-1R
3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

For example

Bowers & Wilkins PI4

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-1R

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