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Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
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Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1ABT vs Beats by Dre Studio Wireless: 25 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
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
20Hz

3. 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 Studio Wireless
45% have it

4. weight

40g lighter.
300g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
260g

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.
24 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
45 Ohms

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
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
36% 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
115dB/mW

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.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
38% 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 Studio Wireless
75% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
31% have it

11. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
24% have it

12. 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 Studio Wireless
45% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
25% have it

14. 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
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
14% 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.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
39% have it

16. 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 Studio Wireless
64% have it

17. 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
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
18% have it

18. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
44% have it

19. 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 Studio Wireless
30% have it

20. 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 Studio Wireless
81% have it

21. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
16% have it

22. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

23. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
19% have it

24. 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 Studio Wireless
4% have it

25. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
1% have it

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