Able Planet SH180RDMAlpha Design Labs H118Sony MDR-1ABT
Top 49%352 points
Top 49%
Top 31%472 points
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Top 11%608 points
Top 11%
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Top specs and features

Able Planet SH180RDM vs Alpha Design Labs H118 vs Sony MDR-1ABT: 26 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.
20000Hz
100000Hz

2. lowest frequency

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

3. weight

4. 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.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
48% have it

5. 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.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
33% have it

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
98dB/mW
98dB/mW

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
73% 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.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
38% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
31% have it

10. 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.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
44% have it

11. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
75% have it

12. 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.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
32% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
54% have it

14. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
16% have it

15. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
42% have it

16. 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.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
14% have it

17. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
64% have it

18. 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.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
13% have it

19. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
8% have it

20. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

21. 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.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
22% have it

22. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
6% have it

23. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
8% have it

24. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
87% 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.
Able Planet SH180RDM
Alpha Design Labs H118
Sony MDR-1ABT
3% have it

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