Sony MDR-1000XAedle VK-1Sync by 50 On-Ear
Top 15%1,134 points
Top 15%
Top 47%711 points
Top 47%
Top 33%890 points
Top 33%
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
vs
Sync by 50 On-Ear
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1000X vs Aedle VK-1 vs Sync by 50 On-Ear: 27 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.
40000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
20000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

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

3. weight

275g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
215g
312g

4. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
47% have it

5. 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.
46Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
32Ohms
32Ohms

6. 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
33% have it

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.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
72% have it

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
25% have it

9. 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
39% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
32% have it

11. 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
44% have it

12. 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
37% have it

13. 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.
39.8mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm
40mm

14. 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
76% have it

16. 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
42% have it

17. 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
31% have it

18. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
41% have it

19. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
17% have it

20. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
63% have it

21. 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
15% have it

22. 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
13% have it

23. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
86% have it

24. 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
22% have it

25. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-1000X
Aedle VK-1
Sync by 50 On-Ear
10% have it

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