Sony MDR-1RBTAudio-Technica ATH-M50RDDenon AH-C250
Top 20%1,067 points
Top 20%
Top 45%730 points
Top 45%
Top 50%665 points
Top 50%
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
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Denon AH-C250
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1RBT vs Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD vs Denon AH-C250: 25 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
28000Hz
19000Hz

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
15Hz
4Hz

3. weight

297g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
284g
5g

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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
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
38Ohms
87Ohms

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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
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
99dB/mW
109dB/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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
73% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
36% have it

14. 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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
42% have it

16. 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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
32% have it

17. 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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
53% have it

18. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
42% have it

19. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
16% have it

20. 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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
14% have it

21. 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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
64% have it

22. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
8% have it

23. 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-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
8% have it

24. 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
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
87% have it

25. 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
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Denon AH-C250
33% have it

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