Sony MDR-1RBTAble Planet IR210TAKG N40
Top 20%1,067 points
Top 20%
Top 65%470 points
Top 65%
Top 40%805 points
Top 40%
Sony MDR-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
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AKG N40
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1RBT vs Able Planet IR210T vs AKG N40: 23 facts in comparison

1. weight

297g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
635g
22g

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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
48% have it

3. impedance

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.
24Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
32Ohms
20Ohms

4. 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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
33% have it

5. 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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
73% have it

6. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
25% have it

7. 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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
38% have it

8. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
31% have it

9. 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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
44% have it

10. 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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
36% have it

11. 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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
75% have it

12. 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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
42% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
53% have it

14. 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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
32% have it

16. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
42% have it

17. control panel placed on a device

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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
14% have it

18. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
64% have it

19. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
8% have it

20. 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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
22% have it

21. 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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
87% have it

22. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
6% have it

23. 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-1RBT
Able Planet IR210T
AKG N40
33% have it

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