64points

Sony MDR-1ABT

68points

Sony MDR-1RBT

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
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Sony MDR-1ABT vs Sony MDR-1RBT

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
64
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Sony MDR-1ABT
68
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Sony MDR-1RBT

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

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
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    100000Hzvs80000Hz
  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4vs3
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Why is Sony MDR-1RBT better than Sony MDR-1ABT?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    105dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 3g lighter
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    297gvs300g
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Can be folded
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

300g

297g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

4Hz

4Hz

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

100000Hz

80000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

98dB/mW

105dB/mW

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

24 Ohms

24 Ohms

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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4

3

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2.control panel placed on a device
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-1RBT
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.

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