Sony MDR-1RBTAKG K514 MKIIX-1 SG-MN1
Top 20%1,064 points
Top 20%
Top 65%466 points
Top 65%
Top 73%363 points
Top 73%
Sony MDR-1RBT
AKG K514 MKII
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X-1 SG-MN1
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1RBT vs AKG K514 MKII vs X-1 SG-MN1: 21 facts in comparison

1. weight

297g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
190g
14g

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
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
47% have it

3. 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
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
33% have it

4. 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
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
72% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-1RBT
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
25% have it

6. 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
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
39% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-1RBT
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
32% have it

8. 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
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
42% have it

9. 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
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
76% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-1RBT
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
53% have it

11. 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
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
32% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1RBT
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
42% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1RBT
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
16% have it

14. 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
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
15% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-1RBT
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
9% have it

17. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Sony MDR-1RBT
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
10% have it

18. 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
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
22% have it

19. 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
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
87% have it

20. 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
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
33% have it

21. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sony MDR-1RBT
AKG K514 MKII
X-1 SG-MN1
3% have it

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