73points

Sony MDR-1ABT

73points

Sony MDR-XB950N1

Sony MDR-1ABT
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23 facts in comparison

Sony MDR-1ABT vs Sony MDR-XB950N1

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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Sony MDR-1ABT
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Sony MDR-XB950N1

Why is Sony MDR-1ABT better than Sony MDR-XB950N1?

  • 16Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs20Hz
  • 80000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    100000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs47 Ohms

Why is Sony MDR-XB950N1 better than Sony MDR-1ABT?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 10g lighter
    290gvs300g
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs4
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Price comparison

Sony MDR-1ABT

Buy used:

$125.00

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Sony MDR-1ABT AmazonSony WI-C310 Wireless in-Ear Headphones,...Sony WI-C310 Wireless in-Ear Headphones, Black
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$28.01
Sony MDR-1ABT AmazonSony MDR-AS210/B Sport In-ear Headphones...Sony MDR-AS210/B Sport In-ear Headphones, Black
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$13.99
Sony MDR-1ABT AmazonSony Wireless RF Headphone 150-Foot Rang...Sony Wireless RF Headphone 150-Foot Range, Noise Reduction, Volume Control, Voice Mode, 20-Hr Battery Life –NeeGo 6-ft 3.5mm RCA Plug Y-Adapter for TV
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$129.99
Sony MDR-1ABT AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B)
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$248.00
Sony MDR-1ABT AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH500/B)
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$42.61
Sony MDR-1ABT AmazonSony MDRAS200 Active Sports Headphones (...Sony MDRAS200 Active Sports Headphones (White)
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$13.99

Sony MDR-XB950N1

Buy used:

$65.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-XB950N1 AmazonSony MDR-XB950N1B Wireless Noise Cancell...Sony MDR-XB950N1B Wireless Noise Cancelling Extra Bass Headphones - Black (International Version) …
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$150.99
Sony MDR-XB950N1 AmazonSony 950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Bluetooth...Sony 950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Bluetooth Noise Cancelling Headphones - MDRXB950N1/H (Renewed)
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$79.99
Sony MDR-XB950N1 AmazonSony 950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Bluetooth...Sony 950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Bluetooth Noise Cancelling Headphones - MDRXB950N1/B (Renewed)
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$134.99
Sony MDR-XB950N1 AmazonSony XB950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Noise C...Sony XB950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones, Green
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$248.00
Sony MDR-XB950N1 AmazonSony XB950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Noise C...Sony XB950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones - Black (International Version) …
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$159.00
Sony MDR-XB950N1 AmazonSony MDR-XB950N1B Wireless Noise Cancell...Sony MDR-XB950N1B Wireless Noise Cancelling Extrabass Headphones - Green (International Version) …
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$169.00
Sony MDR-XB950N1 walmartSony WF-1000XM3 True Wireless Noise-Canc...Sony WF-1000XM3 True Wireless Noise-Canceling Earbud Headphones (Black) Bundle
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$228.00

Design

1.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. Show more

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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-XB950N1
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-XB950N1
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

300g

290g

5.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
6.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-XB950N1

Sound quality

1.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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

4Hz

20Hz

2.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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

100000Hz

20000Hz

3.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

24 Ohms

47 Ohms

5.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

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

40mm

40mm

6.has a neodymium magnet
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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
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Power

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

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Soul Electronics X-Tra

10

4

4.1

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

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
3.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-XB950N1
4.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-XB950N1
5.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Features

1.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-XB950N1

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