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Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WI-1000X
Top 12%3,739 points
Top 12%
Top 34%2,822 points
Top 34%
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WI-1000X
Top specs and features

Sony MDR-100ABN vs Sony WI-1000X: 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
40000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
5Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
3Hz

3. weight

219g lighter.
290g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
71g

4. 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
Sony WI-1000X
36% have it

5. 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
Sony WI-1000X
66% have it

6. 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
Sony WI-1000X
39% have it

7. 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
Sony WI-1000X
76% have it

8. 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
Sony WI-1000X
47% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WI-1000X
31% have it

10. 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
Sony WI-1000X
15% have it

11. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WI-1000X
27% have it

12. 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
Sony WI-1000X
47% 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
Sony WI-1000X
20% 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
Sony WI-1000X
64% have it

15. 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
Sony WI-1000X
30% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WI-1000X
18% 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-100ABN
Sony WI-1000X
80% have it

18. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4.1
RHA TrueConnect: 5
4.1

19. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WI-1000X
21% have it

20. longer battery life

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
20h
Sennheiser PXC 480: 50h
10h

21. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1m

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
Sony WI-1000X
22% have it

23. 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
Sony WI-1000X
37% have it

24. maximum Bluetooth range

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
10m
Fiil Canviis Pro: 100m
10m

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
Sony WI-1000X
4% have it

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