69points

Sony MDR-1R

76points

Sony MDR-X10

Sony MDR-1R
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Sony MDR-1R vs Sony MDR-X10

Sony MDR-1R
Sony MDR-X10
69
points
Sony MDR-1R
76
points
Sony MDR-X10

Why is Sony MDR-1R better than Sony MDR-X10?

  • 51000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    80000Hzvs29000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 60g lighter
    240gvs300g

Why is Sony MDR-X10 better than Sony MDR-1R?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs4Hz
  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    106dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

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-1R
Sony MDR-X10
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-1R
Sony MDR-X10
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-1R
Sony MDR-X10
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

240g

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-1R
Sony MDR-X10
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sony MDR-1R
Sony MDR-X10

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-Z1

120000Hz

80000Hz

29000Hz

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

3Hz

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

105dB/mW

106dB/mW

4.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-1R
Sony MDR-X10
5.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

24 Ohms

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-1R
Sony MDR-X10

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sony MDR-1R
Sony MDR-X10
2.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

Sony MDR-1R
Sony MDR-X10

Connectivity

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sony MDR-1R
Sony MDR-X10
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-1R
Sony MDR-X10

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.

Sony MDR-1R
Sony MDR-X10
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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sony MDR-1R
Sony MDR-X10
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

4.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-1R
Sony MDR-X10

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