Sony MDR-1ABTBeats by Dre Solo HDBose AE2
Top 23%1,041 points
Top 23%
Top 36%866 points
Top 36%
Top 72%381 points
Top 72%
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Solo HD
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Bose AE2
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1ABT vs Beats by Dre Solo HD vs Bose AE2: 21 facts in comparison

1. weight

300g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
160g
140g

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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
45% 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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
71% have it

5. 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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
39% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
32% 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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
45% have it

8. 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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
40% have it

9. 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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
78% have it

10. 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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
41% have it

11. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
19% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
51% have it

13. 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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
31% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
63% have it

16. 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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
85% have it

17. 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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
23% have it

18. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.36m
1.2m

19. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
12% have it

20. 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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
3% have it

21. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Bose AE2
1% have it

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