Beats by Dre MixrSony MDR-V55
Top 57%291 points
Top 57%
Top 28%490 points
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Beats by Dre Mixr vs Sony MDR-V55: 18 facts in comparison

1. weight

10g lighter.

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-V55
49% 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-V55
35% 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-V55
73% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-V55
26% 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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-V55
38% 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-V55
45% have it

8. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-V55
31% have it

9. 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.

10. is 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-V55
34% have it

11. 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-V55
74% 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.
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sony MDR-V55
31% have it

13. 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-V55
65% have it

14. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

15. 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-V55
8% have it

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

17. 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-V55
22% have it

18. 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-V55
87% have it

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