86points

Beats by Dre Studio Wireless

92points

Sony MDR-1000X

Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
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Sony MDR-1000X
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Beats by Dre Studio Wireless vs Sony MDR-1000X

Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X
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92
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Why is Beats by Dre Studio Wireless better than Sony MDR-1000X?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 1 Ohms lower impedance
    45 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • 15g lighter
    260gvs275g
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a battery level indicator

Why is Sony MDR-1000X better than Beats by Dre Studio Wireless?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 16Hz lower low-frequency
    4Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a detachable cable
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has an over-the-ear form
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

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.

4.weight

260g

275g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.has a tangle free cable
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

40000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency

20Hz

4Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

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

4.sound pressure level

115dB/mW

103dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.impedance

45 Ohms

46 Ohms

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Sony MDR-1000X

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.

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