Sony WH-1000XM2Audio-Technica ATH-W1000xMotorola SF600
Top 15%1,132 points
Top 15%
Top 55%593 points
Top 55%
Top 58%560 points
Top 58%
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
vs
Motorola SF600
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Top specs and features

Sony WH-1000XM2 vs Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x vs Motorola SF600: 23 facts in comparison

1. weight

275g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
350g
28g

2. 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-W1000x
Motorola SF600
47% have it

3. 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
42Ohms
30Ohms

4. 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-W1000x
Motorola SF600
33% have it

5. 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-W1000x
Motorola SF600
72% have it

6. 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-W1000x
Motorola SF600
39% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Motorola SF600
32% 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Motorola SF600
37% have it

9. 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-W1000x
Motorola SF600
53% have it

10. 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-W1000x
Motorola SF600
76% have it

11. 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Motorola SF600
42% have it

12. 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-W1000x
Motorola SF600
31% have it

13. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Motorola SF600
41% have it

14. 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-W1000x
Motorola SF600
63% have it

16. 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-W1000x
Motorola SF600
15% have it

17. 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-W1000x
Motorola SF600
13% have it

18. 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-W1000x
Motorola SF600
86% have it

19. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Motorola SF600
10% have it

20. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Motorola SF600
10% have it

21. 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Motorola SF600
33% have it

22. 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 WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Motorola SF600
3% have it

23. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Motorola SF600
10% have it

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