Sony MDR-1RBTAudio Technica ATH-DSR7BTJVC HA-NC80
Top 20%1,067 points
Top 20%
Top 17%1,111 points
Top 17%
Top 48%699 points
Top 48%
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
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JVC HA-NC80
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1RBT vs Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT vs JVC HA-NC80: 35 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
80000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
40000Hz
22000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
4Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
5Hz
10Hz

3. weight

297g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
300g
165g

4. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
48% have it

5. 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
35Ohms
27Ohms

6. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
33% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
105dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
100dB/mW
103dB/mW

8. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
73% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
25% have it

10. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
38% have it

11. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
31% have it

12. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
44% have it

13. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
36% have it

14. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
40mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
45mm
30mm

16. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
42% have it

17. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
32% have it

18. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
53% have it

19. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
16% have it

20. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
42% have it

21. 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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
14% have it

22. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
64% have it

23. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
13% have it

24. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
8% have it

25. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
JVC HA-NC80
8% have it

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