72points

Creative Aurvana Platinum

88points

Sony MDR-100ABN

Creative Aurvana Platinum
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Creative Aurvana Platinum vs Sony MDR-100ABN

Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN
72
points
88
points

Why is Creative Aurvana Platinum better than Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has a noise canceling microphone

Why is Sony MDR-100ABN better than Creative Aurvana Platinum?

  • 15000Hz higher high-frequency
    40000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs10Hz
  • 42g lighter
    290gvs332g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

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 a detachable cable
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has an over-the-ear form
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.

4.weight

332g

290g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has a tangle free cable
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.can be folded
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

25000Hz

40000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

10Hz

5Hz

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

3.impedance

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

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

4.has a neodymium magnet
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.

6.driver unit size

50mm

40mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.Bluetooth version

3

4.1

Best

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC900BT

5

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

3.warranty period

2

1

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

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Sony MDR-100ABN

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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