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Sony MDR-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
Top 49%674 points
Top 49%
Top 48%682 points
Top 48%
Sony MDR-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
Top specs and features

Sony MDR-MA900 vs Yamaha HPH-M82: 18 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.
40000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
5Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
20Hz

3. weight

45g lighter.
195g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
150g

4. 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.
12 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
46 Ohms

5. 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-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
36% have it

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
104dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
105dB/mW

7. 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-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
76% have it

8. 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-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
47% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
23% have it

10. 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-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
47% 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-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
39% have it

12. 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.
70mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
40mm

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
48% 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-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
30% have it

15. 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-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
80% have it

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

17. 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-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
22% have it

18. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Sony MDR-MA900
Yamaha HPH-M82
10% have it

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