72points

Sony MDR-1ABT

70points

Sony MDR-1ADAC

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Sony MDR-1ABT vs Sony MDR-1ADAC

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1ADAC
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Sony MDR-1ABT
70
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Sony MDR-1ADAC

Why is Sony MDR-1ABT better than Sony MDR-1ADAC?

  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-1ADAC better than Sony MDR-1ABT?

  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    102dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
3.has a detachable cable
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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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

300g

300g

5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1ADAC
6.has an L-shaped plug
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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
Sony MDR-1ADAC

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

100000Hz

100000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

4Hz

4Hz

3.sound pressure level
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Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

98dB/mW

102dB/mW

4.impedance
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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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

24 Ohms

40 Ohms

5.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

40mm

40mm

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1ADAC

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1ADAC
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1ADAC
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
4.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1ADAC

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1ADAC
2.control panel placed on a device
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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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
3.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

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Sony MDR-1ADAC

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