63points

Sony MDR-10R

65points

Sony MDR 7506

Sony MDR-10R
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Sony MDR 7506
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Sony MDR-10R vs Sony MDR 7506

Sony MDR-10R
Sony MDR 7506
Sony MDR-10R
Sony MDR 7506
63
points
65
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Why is Sony MDR-10R better than Sony MDR 7506?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs10Hz
  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
    40 Ohmsvs63 Ohms
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 50g lighter
    180gvs230g
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has an L-shaped plug

Why is Sony MDR 7506 better than Sony MDR-10R?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    106dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a straight plug
  • 1.8m longer cable
    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a coil cable

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony MDR-10R
Sony MDR 7506

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

2.has an over-the-ear form
Sony MDR-10R
Sony MDR 7506

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.

3.has a detachable cable
Sony MDR-10R
Sony MDR 7506

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

4.weight

180g

230g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
Sony MDR-10R
Sony MDR 7506

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.has included ear pads
Sony MDR-10R
Sony MDR 7506

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

10Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

2.highest frequency

40000Hz

20000Hz

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

3.sound pressure level

100dB/mW

106dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Sony MDR-10R
Sony MDR 7506

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

5.impedance

40 Ohms

63 Ohms

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
Sony MDR-10R
Sony MDR 7506

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sony MDR-10R
Sony MDR 7506

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

Features

1.has an in-line control panel
Sony MDR-10R
Sony MDR 7506

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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