Sony MDR-1ABTAKG K702Bose QuietComfort 25
Top 22%1,037 points
Top 22%
Top 45%736 points
Top 45%
Top 64%477 points
Top 64%
Sony MDR-1ABT
AKG K702
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Bose QuietComfort 25
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1ABT vs AKG K702 vs Bose QuietComfort 25: 23 facts in comparison

1. weight

300g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
235g
196g

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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
47% 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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
33% 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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
72% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
25% 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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
39% have it

7. 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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
44% have it

8. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
53% have it

9. 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.
Sony MDR-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
42% 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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
76% have it

11. 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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
32% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
42% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
16% have it

14. 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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
15% have it

16. 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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
13% 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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
87% have it

18. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
3m
1.4m

19. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
9% have it

20. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Sony MDR-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
6% have it

21. 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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
3% have it

22. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony MDR-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
1% 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-1ABT
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
10% have it

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