Beats by Dre MixrSony MDR-1R
Top 55%585 points
Top 55%
Top 41%768 points
Top 41%
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Top specs and features

Beats by Dre Mixr vs Sony MDR-1R: 22 facts in comparison

1. weight

30g lighter.
210g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
240g

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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
73% have it

5. 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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
38% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
31% have it

7. 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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
44% have it

8. 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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
36% have it

9. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
75% have it

10. 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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
32% have it

11. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
54% have it

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
16% have it

13. 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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
42% have it

14. 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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
14% have it

15. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
64% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
8% have it

17. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

18. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
8% have it

19. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.6m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

20. 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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
22% have it

21. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
87% have it

22. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-1R
6% have it

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