Sony MDR-1000XAKG K171 MKIIMotorola Motorokr S305
Top 16%1,144 points
Top 16%
Top 49%693 points
Top 49%
Top 73%370 points
Top 73%
Sony MDR-1000X
AKG K171 MKII
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Motorola Motorokr S305
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1000X vs AKG K171 MKII vs Motorola Motorokr S305: 21 facts in comparison

1. weight

275g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
240g
51g

2. 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
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
45% have it

3. 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
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
33% have it

4. 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
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
71% have it

5. 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
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
39% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-1000X
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
32% have it

7. 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
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
40% have it

8. 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
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
78% have it

9. 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
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
41% have it

10. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1000X
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
41% have it

11. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-1000X
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
51% have it

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1000X
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
19% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-1000X
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
63% have it

14. 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
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
31% have it

16. 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
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
12% have it

17. 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
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
85% have it

18. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Sony MDR-1000X
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
8% have it

19. 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
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
23% have it

20. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-1000X
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
12% have it

21. 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
AKG K171 MKII
Motorola Motorokr S305
3% have it

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