AudioQuest NightHawkX-1 IE2-MBK-X
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X-1 IE2-MBK-X
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AudioQuest NightHawk vs X-1 IE2-MBK-X: 15 facts in comparison

1. 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
48% have it

2. 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
33% have it

3. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
73% have it

4. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
25% have it

5. 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
44% have it

6. 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
36% have it

7. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
50mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
8mm

8. 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
42% have it

9. 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
75% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
53% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
42% have it

12. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
10% 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
87% have it

14. 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
33% have it

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