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Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
Top 29%947 points
Top 29%
Top 53%626 points
Top 53%
Top 43%753 points
Top 43%
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
Top specs and features

Sony MDR-X10 vs Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless vs Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000: 21 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.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
45% 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.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
35% 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.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
68% have it

4. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
38% have it

5. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
30% have it

6. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
24% 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.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
46% 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.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
43% have it

9. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
75% have it

10. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
23% have it

11. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
13% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
43% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
64% have it

14. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
30% have it

15. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
81% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
14% have it

17. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
13% have it

18. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
22% have it

19. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
16% 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
36% have it

21. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Sony MDR-X10
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Polk Audio UltraFocus 6000
6% have it

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