Sony MDR-100ABNBeats by Dre urBeats SEJLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
Top 7%1,254 points
Top 7%
Top 65%472 points
Top 65%
Top 48%709 points
Top 48%
Sony MDR-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-100ABN vs Beats by Dre urBeats SE vs JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M: 27 facts in comparison

1. weight

290g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
18g
45g

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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
44% 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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
35% 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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
69% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
24% have it

6. 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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
46% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
31% 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.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
39% have it

9. 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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
43% have it

10. 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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
75% have it

11. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
22% have it

12. 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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
13% have it

13. 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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
17% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
64% have it

15. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
42% have it

16. 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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
30% have it

17. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
49% have it

18. 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
1

19. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
13% have it

20. 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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
82% have it

21. cable length

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

22. 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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
22% have it

23. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
15% have it

24. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
35% have it

25. 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-100ABN
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
JLab Audio BOQARI Q1M
4% have it

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