62points

Sony MDR-NC100D

88points

Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Sony MDR-NC100D
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Sony MDR-NC100D vs Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
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Why is Sony MDR-NC100D better than Sony MDR-ZX770BN?

  • 219g lighter
    26gvs245g
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has an in-ear form
  • Has a removable battery

Why is Sony MDR-ZX770BN better than Sony MDR-NC100D?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 47 Ohms lower impedance
    23 Ohmsvs70 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • 26.5mm bigger driver unit
    40mmvs13.5mm
  • Control panel placed on a device

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a detachable cable
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has an over-the-ear form
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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.

4.weight

26g

245g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has an in-ear form
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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.

6.has included ear pads
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

23000Hz

22000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency

8Hz

8Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

3.sound pressure level

110dB/mW

98dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

5.impedance

70 Ohms

23 Ohms

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a removable battery
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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.

3.has an in-line control panel
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Sony MDR-NC100D
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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