48points

Sony MDR ZX300

70points

Yamaha Pro 500

Sony MDR ZX300
Comparison winner
Yamaha Pro 500
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19 facts in comparison

Sony MDR ZX300 vs Yamaha Pro 500

Sony MDR ZX300
Yamaha Pro 500
48
points
Sony MDR ZX300
70
points
Yamaha Pro 500

Why is Sony MDR ZX300 better than Yamaha Pro 500?

  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 249g lighter
    120gvs369g

Why is Yamaha Pro 500 better than Sony MDR ZX300?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    106dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 1 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    23 Ohmsvs24 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 20mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs30mm
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

Price comparison

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.

Sony MDR ZX300
Yamaha Pro 500
2.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 ZX300
Yamaha Pro 500
3.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 ZX300
Yamaha Pro 500
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

120g

369g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Sony MDR ZX300
Yamaha Pro 500
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sony MDR ZX300
Yamaha Pro 500

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

24000Hz

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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

20Hz

3.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

102dB/mW

106dB/mW

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 ZX300
Yamaha Pro 500
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

24 Ohms

23 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

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

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

30mm

50mm

Connectivity

1.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 ZX300
Yamaha Pro 500

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 ZX300
Yamaha Pro 500
2.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 ZX300
Yamaha Pro 500

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