Sony WH-1000XM2Audio-Technica ATH-M50RDCoby CV-790
Top 15%1,148 points
Top 15%
Top 45%745 points
Top 45%
Top 40%803 points
Top 40%
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
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Coby CV-790
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Top specs and features

Sony WH-1000XM2 vs Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD vs Coby CV-790: 27 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.
40000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
28000Hz
22000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
4Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
15Hz
20Hz

3. weight

275g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
284g
453.5g

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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
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.
46Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
38Ohms
40Ohms

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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
34% have it

7. 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
72% have it

8. 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
39% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
25% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
32% have it

11. 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
38% have it

12. 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.
39.8mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
45mm
50mm

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
52% have it

14. 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
76% have it

16. 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
31% have it

17. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
41% have it

18. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
63% have it

19. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
17% 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
12% have it

22. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
8% have it

23. 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
86% have it

24. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.5m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m
2.13m

25. 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Coby CV-790
23% have it

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