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Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
Top 49%661 points
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Top 7%1,207 points
Top 7%
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
Top specs and features

Skullcandy Heavy Medal vs Sony MDR-100ABN: 29 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.
22000Hz
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.
5Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
5Hz

3. weight

154g lighter.
136g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
290g

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

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.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
36% have it

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
102dB/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.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
67% 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.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
39% have it

9. 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.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
75% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
31% have it

11. 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.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
45% have it

12. 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.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
47% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
25% have it

14. 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.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
14% have it

15. 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.
13.5mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
40mm

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
64% 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.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
18% have it

18. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
44% have it

19. 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.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
30% have it

20. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
49% have it

21. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
81% have it

22. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

23. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
16% have it

24. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Skullcandy Heavy Medal
Sony MDR-100ABN
19% have it

25. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

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