Sony MDR-X10Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2Samsung Level OverSennheiser CX 1.00
Top 31%924 points
Top 31%
Top 45%736 points
Top 45%
Top 22%1,052 points
Top 22%
Top 60%540 points
Top 60%
Sony MDR-X10
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
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Samsung Level Over
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Sennheiser CX 1.00
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Sony MDR-X10 vs Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2 vs Samsung Level Over vs Sennheiser CX 1.00: 26 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
29000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
22000Hz
32000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
20Hz
5Hz
17Hz

3. weight

300g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
155g
350g
10g

4. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
46% have it

5. 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.
24Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
27Ohms
41Ohms
28Ohms

6. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
34% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
106dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
99dB/mW
105dB/mW
119dB/mW

8. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
72% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-X10
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
25% have it

10. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
39% have it

11. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-X10
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
32% have it

12. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
45% have it

13. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
38% have it

14. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-X10
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
52% have it

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15. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
76% have it

16. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Sony MDR-X10
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
42% have it

17. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
31% have it

18. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-X10
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
17% have it

19. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-X10
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
63% have it

20. control panel placed on a device

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.
Sony MDR-X10
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
15% have it

21. 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-X10
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
12% have it

22. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
86% have it

23. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Sony MDR-X10
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
10% have it

24. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Samsung Level Over
Sennheiser CX 1.00
23% have it

25. cable length

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

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