Sony MDR-1ABTBeats by Dre urBeatsFostex TH-7
Top 22%1,040 points
Top 22%
Top 65%463 points
Top 65%
Top 68%430 points
Top 68%
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre urBeats
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Fostex TH-7
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1ABT vs Beats by Dre urBeats vs Fostex TH-7: 24 facts in comparison

1. weight

300g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
18g
260g

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 urBeats
Fostex TH-7
48% 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 urBeats
Fostex TH-7
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 urBeats
Fostex TH-7
73% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre urBeats
Fostex TH-7
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
Beats by Dre urBeats
Fostex TH-7
38% 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 urBeats
Fostex TH-7
44% 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 urBeats
Fostex TH-7
36% 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 urBeats
Fostex TH-7
75% 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 urBeats
Fostex TH-7
42% 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
Beats by Dre urBeats
Fostex TH-7
32% 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 urBeats
Fostex TH-7
53% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre urBeats
Fostex TH-7
16% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre urBeats
Fostex TH-7
42% 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 urBeats
Fostex TH-7
64% 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
Beats by Dre urBeats
Fostex TH-7
87% have it

18. cable length

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

19. 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 urBeats
Fostex TH-7
22% have it

20. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre urBeats
Fostex TH-7
8% have it

21. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre urBeats
Fostex TH-7
4% have it

22. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre urBeats
Fostex TH-7
33% have it

23. 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 urBeats
Fostex TH-7
3% have it

24. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony MDR-1ABT
Beats by Dre urBeats
Fostex TH-7
1% have it

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