Sony MDR-NC13
Top 16%543 points
Top 16%
Lowest frequency
Number of headphones
lowmidhigh
Top 95%
285 headphones
9.25Hz - 17.5Hz
NaN% of all headphonesYes
No
lowest frequency
highest frequency
impedance
sound pressure level
weight

Sony MDR-NC13: 23 facts and highlights

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
22000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
152
0

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
10Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
141
0

3. weight

19g
AKG IP2: 3g
122
0

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.
16Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
97
0

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-NC13
36% have it
86
0

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
99dB/mW
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 130dB/mW
78
0

7. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-NC13
27% have it
69
0

8. 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-NC13
37% have it
63
0

9. 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-NC13
44% have it
61
0

10. 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.
13.50mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
51
0

11. is 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-NC13
34% have it
49
0

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-NC13
42% have it
48
0

13. 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-NC13
32% have it
48
0

14. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Sony MDR-NC13
74% have it
47
0

15. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-NC13
65% have it
44
0

16. 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-NC13
13% have it
43
0

17. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-NC13
8% have it
41
0

18. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
36
0

19. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.50m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
35
0

20. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Sony MDR-NC13
7% have it
31
0

21. diaphragm size

The diaphragm moves air back and forth to create sound. The bigger the diaphragm, the more bass it can produce.
12.70mm
Oppo PM-1: 85mm
29
0

22. 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-NC13
33% have it
29
0

23. 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-NC13
88% have it
28
0

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