Sony MDR-X10AKG K 142 HDBeats by Dre Heartbeats
Top 32%911 points
Top 32%
Top 63%494 points
Top 63%
Top 62%512 points
Top 62%
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K 142 HD
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Beats by Dre Heartbeats
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-X10 vs AKG K 142 HD vs Beats by Dre Heartbeats: 20 facts in comparison

1. weight

300g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
225g
20g

2. 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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
48% have it

3. 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-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
33% have it

4. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
73% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
25% have it

6. 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-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
38% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
31% have it

8. 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-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
44% have it

9. 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-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
36% have it

10. 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-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
75% have it

11. 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-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
32% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
53% have it

13. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
42% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
64% 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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
22% have it

17. cable length

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

18. 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-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
87% have it

19. 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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
4% have it

20. 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-X10
AKG K 142 HD
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
33% have it

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