65points

Sony MDR-X05

72points

Sony MDR-X10

Sony MDR-X05
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19 facts in comparison

Sony MDR-X05 vs Sony MDR-X10

Sony MDR-X05
Sony MDR-X10
65
points
Sony MDR-X05
72
points
Sony MDR-X10

Why is Sony MDR-X05 better than Sony MDR-X10?

  • 65g lighter
    235gvs300g

Why is Sony MDR-X10 better than Sony MDR-X05?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    29000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs4Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    106dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm

Price comparison

Design

1.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-X05
Sony MDR-X10
2.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-X05
Sony MDR-X10
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

300g

4.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sony MDR-X05
Sony MDR-X10
5.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sony MDR-X05
Sony MDR-X10
6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sony MDR-X05
Sony MDR-X10

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

24000Hz

29000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

4Hz

3Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

104dB/mW

106dB/mW

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

Sony MDR-X05
Sony MDR-X10
5.impedance
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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

40 Ohms

24 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
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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-X05
Sony MDR-X10

Connectivity

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

Sony MDR-X05
Sony MDR-X10

Features

1.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-X05
Sony MDR-X10
2.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-X05
Sony MDR-X10

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