Grado SR60iSony MDR-1000X
Top 57%573 points
Top 57%
Top 15%1,147 points
Top 15%
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
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Grado SR60i vs Sony MDR-1000X: 24 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
40000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
20Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
4Hz

3. weight

150g lighter.
125g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
275g

4. 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.
32Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
46Ohms

5. 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.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
34% have it

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
98dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
103dB/mW

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
72% have it

8. 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.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
39% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
32% have it

10. can be used as a headset

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.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
38% have it

11. 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.
40mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
39.8mm

12. 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.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
76% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
52% have it

14. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
42% have it

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
63% have it

17. 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.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
15% have it

18. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
17% have it

19. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
12% have it

20. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
86% have it

21. 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.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
23% have it

22. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
10% have it

23. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
3% have it

24. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Grado SR60i
Sony MDR-1000X
10% have it

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