Sony MDR-1ABTAudio Technica ATH-DSR7BTSennheiser IE80
Top 22%1,057 points
Top 22%
Top 17%1,126 points
Top 17%
Top 50%683 points
Top 50%
Sony MDR-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
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Sennheiser IE80
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1ABT vs Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT vs Sennheiser IE80: 34 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.
100000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
40000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
4Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
5Hz
10Hz

3. weight

300g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
300g
5g

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.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
46% have it

5. impedance

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.
24Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
35Ohms
16Ohms

6. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
34% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
98dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
100dB/mW
125dB/mW

8. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
72% have it

9. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
39% have it

10. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
24% have it

11. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
32% 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-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
45% have it

13. 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-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
38% have it

14. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
77% have it

16. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
52% have it

17. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
31% have it

18. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
41% have it

19. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
18% have it

20. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
63% have it

21. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
15% have it

22. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
10% have it

23. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
85% have it

24. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
8% have it

25. 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-1ABT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Sennheiser IE80
23% have it

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