52points

Sony MDR-XB400

52points

Sony MDR-ZX660AP

Sony MDR-XB400
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18 facts in comparison

Sony MDR-XB400 vs Sony MDR-ZX660AP

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Sony MDR-ZX660AP
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Sony MDR-XB400
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Sony MDR-ZX660AP

Why is Sony MDR-XB400 better than Sony MDR-ZX660AP?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • 43g lighter
    150gvs193g

Why is Sony MDR-ZX660AP better than Sony MDR-XB400?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs30mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

Sony MDR-XB400

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$15.99

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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. Show more

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
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.

For example

Panasonic HD805N

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

150g

193g

4.has an on-ear form
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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-XB400
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
5.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.2m

1.2m

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

22000Hz

25000Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

100dB/mW

104dB/mW

3.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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

5Hz

4.has 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-XB400
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

24 Ohms

40 Ohms

6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

30mm

40mm

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-XB400
Sony MDR-ZX660AP

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony MDR-ZX660AP
2.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.

For example

Nuheara IQbuds2 Max

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Sony MDR-ZX660AP
3.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-XB400
Sony MDR-ZX660AP

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