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Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
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X-1 IE2-MBK-X
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Able Planet SI1100 vs Sony MDR-X10 vs X-1 IE2-MBK-X: 20 facts in comparison

1. 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.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
48% have it

2. 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.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
33% have it

3. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
73% have it

4. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
25% 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.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
38% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
31% have it

7. 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.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
44% 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.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
36% have it

9. 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.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
75% have it

10. 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.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
32% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
42% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
54% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
64% have it

14. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

15. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
10% have it

16. 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.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
22% have it

17. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
87% have it

18. 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.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
4% have it

19. 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.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
33% have it

20. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Able Planet SI1100
Sony MDR-X10
X-1 IE2-MBK-X
3% have it

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