52points

Sony MDR-XB400

63points

Sony WI-1000X

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony WI-1000X
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24 facts in comparison

Sony MDR-XB400 vs Sony WI-1000X

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony WI-1000X
52
points
Sony MDR-XB400
63
points
Sony WI-1000X

Why is Sony MDR-XB400 better than Sony WI-1000X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • 0.2m longer cable
    ?

    1.2mvs1m

Why is Sony WI-1000X better than Sony MDR-XB400?

  • 18000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs5Hz
  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    101dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 79g lighter
    71gvs150g

Price comparison

Sony MDR-XB400

Buy used:

$15.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-XB400 AmazonSony WI-XB400 Wireless In-Ear Extra Bass...Sony WI-XB400 Wireless In-Ear Extra Bass Headset/Headphones with mic for phone call, Black
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$38.00
Sony MDR-XB400 AmazonSony Extra Bass Bluetooth Headphones, Be...Sony Extra Bass Bluetooth Headphones, Best Wireless Sports Earbuds with Mic/ Microphone, IPX4 Splashproof Stereo Comfort Gym Running Workout up to 8.5 hour battery, black
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$79.99
Sony MDR-XB400 AmazonSony DJ Style Headphones
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$47.97
Sony MDR-XB400 AmazonSony MDR-XB50AP/L Extra Bass Earbud Head...Sony MDR-XB50AP/L Extra Bass Earbud Headset
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$29.97

Sony WI-1000X

ProductStorePrice
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WI1000X Premium Noise Cancelling Wi...Sony WI1000X Premium Noise Cancelling Wireless Behind-Neck In Ear Headphones (International version/seller warranty) (Black)
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$189.99
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WI-1000X/B Wireless Noise Cancellin...Sony WI-1000X/B Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones (Renewed)
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$99.99
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony Premium Noise Cancelling Wireless B...Sony Premium Noise Cancelling Wireless Behind-Neck in Ear Headphones - Black (WI1000X/B)
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$298.00
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WI-1000XM2 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WI-1000XM2 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Wireless Behind-Neck in Ear Headset/Headphones with mic for phone call with Alexa Voice Control, Black
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$299.99
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with Alexa voice control and mic for phone call, Silver
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$198.00
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WI-C400 Wireless in-Ear Headphones ...Sony WI-C400 Wireless in-Ear Headphones with up to 30 Hours Battery Life - Black
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$49.99
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WI-XB400 Wireless In-Ear Extra Bass...Sony WI-XB400 Wireless In-Ear Extra Bass Headset/Headphones with mic for phone call, Black
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$38.00
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000X...Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000XM3: Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headset with Mic for phone-call and Alexa voice control - Industry Leading Active Noise Cancellation – Black
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$298.00
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 True Wireless Bluetooth ...Sony WF-1000XM3 True Wireless Bluetooth Noise Canceling in-Ear Headphones Black (Renewed)
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$119.00
Sony WI-1000X AmazonRHA MA750 Wireless Earphones: AptX Enhan...RHA MA750 Wireless Earphones: AptX Enhanced Bluetooth Noise Isolating In-Ear Headphones with 12hr Battery
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$119.95

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 WI-1000X
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.

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony WI-1000X
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

150g

71g

4.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony WI-1000X
5.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-XB400
Sony WI-1000X
6.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-XB400
Sony WI-1000X

Sound quality

1.sound pressure level
?

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

101dB/mW

2.lowest frequency
?

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

3Hz

3.highest frequency
?

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

40000Hz

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 WI-1000X
5.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
?

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-XB400
Sony WI-1000X
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-XB400
Sony WI-1000X

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony WI-1000X

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony WI-1000X
2.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-XB400
Sony WI-1000X
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony WI-1000X

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 WI-1000X
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.

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony WI-1000X
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.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony WI-1000X
4.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony WI-1000X
5.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Sony MDR-XB400
Sony WI-1000X

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