76points

Sony MDR-1000X

87points

Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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Sony MDR-1000X vs Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Why is Sony MDR-1000X better than Sony MDR-ZX770BN?

  • 18000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
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    4Hzvs8Hz
  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    103dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • Can be folded
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Why is Sony MDR-ZX770BN better than Sony MDR-1000X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
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    23 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • 30g lighter
    245gvs275g
  • 0.2mm bigger driver unit
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    40mmvs39.8mm
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has a noise-cancelling microphone
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  • Has voice prompts
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Price comparison

Sony MDR-1000X

Buy used:

$150.25

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-1000X AmazonSony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth...Sony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone, Black (MDR1000X/B)
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$399.99
Sony MDR-1000X AmazonSony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth...Sony Premium Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone, Grey Beige (MDR1000X/C) (2016 model)
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$334.99
Sony MDR-1000X walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant
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$348.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

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2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

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

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4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

275g

245g

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

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6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

40000Hz

22000Hz

2.sound pressure level
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Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

103dB/mW

98dB/mW

3.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

4Hz

8Hz

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

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5.impedance
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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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

46 Ohms

23 Ohms

6.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
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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.

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Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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

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3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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.

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
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A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

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2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

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3.has a noise-cancelling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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4.Has voice prompts
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With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

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