Sony MDR-1000XAudioQuest NightHawkTechnics RP-DH1200
Top 15%1,134 points
Top 15%
Top 91%125 points
Top 91%
Top 60%537 points
Top 60%
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AudioQuest NightHawk
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1000X vs AudioQuest NightHawk vs Technics RP-DH1200: 19 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
10000Hz
30000Hz

2. 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
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
33% have it

3. 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
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
72% have it

4. 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
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
39% have it

5. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-1000X
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
32% have it

6. 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
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
37% have it

7. 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
50mm
50mm

8. 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
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
42% 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.
Sony MDR-1000X
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
76% have it

10. 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
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
31% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1000X
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
41% have it

12. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-1000X
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
63% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1000X
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
17% have it

14. 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
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
15% have it

16. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Sony MDR-1000X
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
8% 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
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
86% have it

18. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-1000X
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
10% have it

19. 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
AudioQuest NightHawk
Technics RP-DH1200
3% have it

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