Beats by Dre urBeats SESony MDR-XB400
Top 66%441 points
Top 66%
Top 49%662 points
Top 49%
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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Beats by Dre urBeats SE vs Sony MDR-XB400: 18 facts in comparison

1. weight

132g lighter.
18g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
150g

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-XB400
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-XB400
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-XB400
73% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony MDR-XB400
25% 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 urBeats SE
Sony MDR-XB400
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 urBeats SE
Sony MDR-XB400
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
30mm

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-XB400
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-XB400
54% 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-XB400
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-XB400
42% have it

13. 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 urBeats SE
Sony MDR-XB400
14% have it

14. 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-XB400
64% have it

15. 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-XB400
22% have it

17. 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 urBeats SE
Sony MDR-XB400
87% have it

18. 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-XB400
4% have it

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