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Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
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Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
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Audio-Technica ATH-ES88 vs X-1 SG-MN1: 14 facts in comparison

1. weight

116g lighter.
130g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
14g

2. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
69% have it

3. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
31% have it

4. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
24% have it

5. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
76% have it

6. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
64% have it

7. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
31% have it

8. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
43% have it

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
50% have it

10. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
82% have it

11. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
13% have it

12. has an on-ear form

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
23% have it

13. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
36% have it

14. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
X-1 SG-MN1
5% have it

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