Sony MDR-1RBTBeats by Dre urBeatsLSTN TroubadoursSony MDR-1ABT
Top 20%1,074 points
Top 20%
Top 65%477 points
Top 65%
Top 57%580 points
Top 57%
Top 23%1,041 points
Top 23%
Sony MDR-1RBT
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LSTN Troubadours
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-1RBT vs Beats by Dre urBeats vs LSTN Troubadours vs Sony MDR-1ABT: 26 facts in comparison

1. weight

297g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
18g
195g
300g

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
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
45% 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
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
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
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
71% have it

5. 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
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
39% have it

6. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
24% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
32% have it

8. 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
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
45% have it

9. 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
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
40% have it

10. 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
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
78% have it

11. 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
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
41% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
51% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
19% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
63% have it

16. 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
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
16% have it

17. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
41% have it

18. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
10% 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
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
85% have it

20. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1
1
1

21. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m
1.2m
1.2m

22. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
12% 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
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
33% have it

24. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
4% have it

25. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
Sony MDR-1RBT
Beats by Dre urBeats
LSTN Troubadours
Sony MDR-1ABT
3% have it

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