54points

Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT

80points

Sony MDR-1RBT

Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
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Sony MDR-1RBT
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Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT vs Sony MDR-1RBT

Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

Why is Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT better than Sony MDR-1RBT?

  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has a straight plug

Why is Sony MDR-1RBT better than Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT?

  • 60000Hz higher high-frequency
    80000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 12Hz lower low-frequency
    4Hzvs16Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
    3vs2.1

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

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
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

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
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

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

4.can be folded
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

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

5.has a tangle free cable
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.travel bag is included
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

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

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

80000Hz

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

16Hz

4Hz

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.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

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

4.has a neodymium magnet
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

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.driver unit size

40mm

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

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.Bluetooth version

2.1

3

Best

RHA TrueConnect

5

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

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

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

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
Harman Kardon HARKAR-BT
Sony MDR-1RBT

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.number of microphones

1

1

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

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