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Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
Top 8%1,174 points
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Top 72%361 points
Top 72%
Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
Top specs and features

Sony MDR-100ABN vs X-1 SG-MN1: 23 facts in comparison

1. weight

276g lighter.
290g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
14g

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-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
36% 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-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
66% 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-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
39% have it

5. 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
X-1 SG-MN1
76% 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-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
47% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
31% have it

8. 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
X-1 SG-MN1
15% have it

9. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
27% have it

10. 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
X-1 SG-MN1
19% have it

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
64% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
44% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
48% 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-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
30% have it

15. 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
X-1 SG-MN1
80% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
18% have it

17. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
20% have it

18. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
14% 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-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
22% have it

20. 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
X-1 SG-MN1
37% have it

21. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
5% have it

22. 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
X-1 SG-MN1
4% have it

23. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Sony MDR-100ABN
X-1 SG-MN1
10% have it

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