36points

Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd

51points

Sony MDR-Z7

Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
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Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd vs Sony MDR-Z7

Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7

Why is Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd better than Sony MDR-Z7?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-Z7 better than Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs10Hz
  • 75000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    100000Hzvs25000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m

Price comparison

Sony MDR-Z7

Buy used:

$85.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Hea...Sony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Headphones Headphone (MDRZ7M2) Black
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$598.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B)
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$298.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDRZ1R Signature, Hi-Res Headphone,...Sony MDRZ1R Signature, Hi-Res Headphone, Black
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$1,798.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR7506 Professional Large Diaphrag...Sony MDR7506 Professional Large Diaphragm Headphone
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$96.76
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headp...SONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headphone, Black (International Version)
Amazon logo
$1,699.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR10R Hi-Res Stereo Wired Headphon...Sony MDR10R Hi-Res Stereo Wired Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$289.99
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)...Sony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)?Japan Domestic Genuine Products? ?Ships from Japan?
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$300.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR-770LP Headphones (Black) (Disco...Sony MDR-770LP Headphones (Black) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$29.90
Sony MDR-Z7 aliexpressReplacement Audio Cable For SONY mdr-z7 ...Replacement Audio Cable For SONY mdr-z7 mdr-z1r MDR-Z7M2 Headphones Upgrade Cable High Quality
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$25.25
Sony MDR-Z7 aliexpressThouliess 1.2m DIY Headphone Upgrade Aud...Thouliess 1.2m DIY Headphone Upgrade Audio Cable For SONY MDR-Z7 Z7M2 MDR-Z1R Headphones
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$48.38
Sony MDR-Z7 aliexpressNew cable For Sony mdr-z7 mdr-z1r MDR-Z7...New cable For Sony mdr-z7 mdr-z1r MDR-Z7M2 headphone upgrade cable 3.5mm stereo/2.5/4.4mm balanced cable with Splitter
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$34.99
Sony MDR-Z7 aliexpressUpgrade OFC Replacement Stereo Audio Cab...Upgrade OFC Replacement Stereo Audio Cable Extension Music Cord Wire For Sony MDR-Z7 ZX300A Headphones
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$6.99
Sony MDR-Z7 aliexpressHifi Balanced Audio Cable For Sony MDR Z...Hifi Balanced Audio Cable For Sony MDR Z7 Headphone Neutrik 6.3mm 6.35 mm 1/4" Plug 2.5M
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$68.62

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
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
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
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
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
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
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

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335g

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

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

25000Hz

100000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
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.
5.sound pressure level

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102dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
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.Battery life

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR-Z7)

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
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR-Z7)

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR-Z7)

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR-Z7)

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.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR-Z7)

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
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
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sony MDR-Z7
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR-Z7)

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

Sony MDR-Z7

Buy used:

$85.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Hea...Sony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Headphones Headphone (MDRZ7M2) Black
Amazon logo
$598.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B)
Amazon logo
$298.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDRZ1R Signature, Hi-Res Headphone,...Sony MDRZ1R Signature, Hi-Res Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$1,798.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR7506 Professional Large Diaphrag...Sony MDR7506 Professional Large Diaphragm Headphone
Amazon logo
$96.76
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headp...SONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headphone, Black (International Version)
Amazon logo
$1,699.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR10R Hi-Res Stereo Wired Headphon...Sony MDR10R Hi-Res Stereo Wired Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$289.99
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)...Sony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)?Japan Domestic Genuine Products? ?Ships from Japan?
Amazon logo
$300.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR-770LP Headphones (Black) (Disco...Sony MDR-770LP Headphones (Black) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$29.90
Sony MDR-Z7 aliexpressReplacement Audio Cable For SONY mdr-z7 ...Replacement Audio Cable For SONY mdr-z7 mdr-z1r MDR-Z7M2 Headphones Upgrade Cable High Quality
aliexpress logo
$25.25
Sony MDR-Z7 aliexpressThouliess 1.2m DIY Headphone Upgrade Aud...Thouliess 1.2m DIY Headphone Upgrade Audio Cable For SONY MDR-Z7 Z7M2 MDR-Z1R Headphones
aliexpress logo
$48.38
Sony MDR-Z7 aliexpressNew cable For Sony mdr-z7 mdr-z1r MDR-Z7...New cable For Sony mdr-z7 mdr-z1r MDR-Z7M2 headphone upgrade cable 3.5mm stereo/2.5/4.4mm balanced cable with Splitter
aliexpress logo
$34.99
Sony MDR-Z7 aliexpressUpgrade OFC Replacement Stereo Audio Cab...Upgrade OFC Replacement Stereo Audio Cable Extension Music Cord Wire For Sony MDR-Z7 ZX300A Headphones
aliexpress logo
$6.99
Sony MDR-Z7 aliexpressHifi Balanced Audio Cable For Sony MDR Z...Hifi Balanced Audio Cable For Sony MDR Z7 Headphone Neutrik 6.3mm 6.35 mm 1/4" Plug 2.5M
aliexpress logo
$68.62

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