53points

Beyerdynamic Byron

50points

Sony MDR-XB50AP

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Beyerdynamic Byron vs Sony MDR-XB50AP

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP
53
points
Beyerdynamic Byron
50
points
Sony MDR-XB50AP

Why is Beyerdynamic Byron better than Sony MDR-XB50AP?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 14dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    124dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-XB50AP better than Beyerdynamic Byron?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs23000Hz
  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs10Hz
  • 7 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs23 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 5g lighter
    8gvs13g
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.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.

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

13g

8g

3.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP
4.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP
5.has an in-ear form
?

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP
6.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.

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

23000Hz

24000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

10Hz

4Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

124dB/mW

110dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP
5.impedance
?

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

23 Ohms

16 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP
2.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

3.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.

Beyerdynamic Byron
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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