Beats by Dre urBeats SESony MDR-X05
Top 67%445 points
Top 67%
Top 40%799 points
Top 40%
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
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Beats by Dre urBeats SE vs Sony MDR-X05: 17 facts in comparison

1. weight

217g lighter.
18g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
235g

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 urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
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 urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
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 urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
73% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
25% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
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 urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
44% have it

8. 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.
9mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm

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.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
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.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
53% have it

11. 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 urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
32% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
42% 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 urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
64% have it

14. cable length

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

16. 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 urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
22% have it

17. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony MDR-X05
4% have it

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