Sony XBA-4iPAudio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Top 52%639 points
Top 52%
Top 15%1,139 points
Top 15%
Sony XBA-4iP
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Sony XBA-4iP vs Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT: 32 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.
28000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
45000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
5Hz

3. weight

302g lighter.
8g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
310g

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 XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
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.
8Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
38Ohms

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 XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
34% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
108dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
97dB/mW

8. 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 XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
72% have it

9. 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 XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
39% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
32% have it

11. 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 XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
45% have it

12. 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 XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
38% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
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 XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
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 XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
31% have it

17. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
41% have it

18. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
17% have it

19. 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 XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
15% have it

20. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
63% have it

21. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
9% 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 XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
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 XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
86% have it

24. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Sony XBA-4iP
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
10% have it

25. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
2m

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