64points

Beats Solo Pro

69points

Sony MDR-1000X

Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
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31 facts in comparison

Beats Solo Pro vs Sony MDR-1000X

Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X

Why is Beats Solo Pro better than Sony MDR-1000X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 20h longer battery life
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    40hvs20h
  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4
  • 8g lighter
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    267gvs275g
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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Why is Sony MDR-1000X better than Beats Solo Pro?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Price comparison

Beats Solo Pro

Buy used:

$233.00

ProductStorePrice
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Active Noise Cancelling, Transparency, 22 Hours Of Listening Time - Black
Amazon logo
$299.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$155.49
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shad...Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shadow Gray (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$173.73
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Black (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$134.85
Beats Solo Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Appl...Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 9 Hours Of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant Earbuds, Built-in Microphone - Black
Amazon logo
$199.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Headphones - Dar...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Headphones - Dark Blue with USB Adapter Cubes
Amazon logo
$190.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless ...Beats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Beats Pop Collection - (Pop Blue) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$154.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Silver (Previous Model)
Amazon logo
$239.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless ...Beats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$129.83
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling ...Beats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Active Noise Cancelling, 22 Hours Of Listening Time - Defiant Black-Red (Previous Model)
Amazon logo
$251.99
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressReplacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wir...Replacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wire Cord for Beats Solo HD Studio Pro Mixr
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$4.63
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressBeats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC He...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC Headphones Portable Gaming Sport Noise Cancelling Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
aliexpress logo
$308.98
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressReplacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wir...Replacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wire Cord for Beats Solo HD Studio Pro Mixr
aliexpress logo
$3.98
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressBeats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth Noise ...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth Noise Cancelling Headphones Portable Gaming Sport ANC Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
aliexpress logo
$308.99
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressReplacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wir...Replacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wire Cord for Beats Solo HD Studio Pro Mixr
aliexpress logo
$4.08

Sony MDR-1000X

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-1000X AmazonSony MDR-1000X Noise Cancelling, Bluetoo...Sony MDR-1000X Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone, Black (International Version with Full Warranty)
Amazon logo
$172.00
Sony MDR-1000X AmazonSony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth...Sony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone, Black (MDR1000X/B)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Sony MDR-1000X AmazonSony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth...Sony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone, Grey Beige (MDR1000X/C) (2016 model)
Amazon logo
$199.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats Solo Pro
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 an over-the-ear form
Beats Solo Pro
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Beats Solo Pro
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.
4.sweat resistance
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

267g

275g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Beats Solo Pro
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

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has a removable battery
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats Solo Pro
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Beats Solo Pro
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.
4.Has voice prompts
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
5.has a mute function
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has voice commands
Beats Solo Pro
Sony MDR-1000X
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Price comparison

Beats Solo Pro

Buy used:

$233.00

ProductStorePrice
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Active Noise Cancelling, Transparency, 22 Hours Of Listening Time - Black
Amazon logo
$299.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$155.49
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shad...Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shadow Gray (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$173.73
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Black (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$134.85
Beats Solo Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Appl...Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 9 Hours Of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant Earbuds, Built-in Microphone - Black
Amazon logo
$199.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Headphones - Dar...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Headphones - Dark Blue with USB Adapter Cubes
Amazon logo
$190.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless ...Beats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Beats Pop Collection - (Pop Blue) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$154.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Silver (Previous Model)
Amazon logo
$239.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless ...Beats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$129.83
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling ...Beats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Active Noise Cancelling, 22 Hours Of Listening Time - Defiant Black-Red (Previous Model)
Amazon logo
$251.99
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressReplacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wir...Replacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wire Cord for Beats Solo HD Studio Pro Mixr
aliexpress logo
$4.63
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressBeats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC He...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC Headphones Portable Gaming Sport Noise Cancelling Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
aliexpress logo
$308.98
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressReplacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wir...Replacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wire Cord for Beats Solo HD Studio Pro Mixr
aliexpress logo
$3.98
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressBeats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth Noise ...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth Noise Cancelling Headphones Portable Gaming Sport ANC Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
aliexpress logo
$308.99
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressReplacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wir...Replacement Audio Control Talk Cable Wire Cord for Beats Solo HD Studio Pro Mixr
aliexpress logo
$4.08

Sony MDR-1000X

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-1000X AmazonSony MDR-1000X Noise Cancelling, Bluetoo...Sony MDR-1000X Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone, Black (International Version with Full Warranty)
Amazon logo
$172.00
Sony MDR-1000X AmazonSony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth...Sony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone, Black (MDR1000X/B)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Sony MDR-1000X AmazonSony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth...Sony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone, Grey Beige (MDR1000X/C) (2016 model)
Amazon logo
$199.00

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