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Sony MDR-ZX500

alaTest has collected and analyzed 30 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the comfort and portability. The bass quality and value for money also get good feedback, whereas there are some less positive reviews about the treble quality.

sound, value for money, bass quality, portability, comfort

treble quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sony MDR-ZX500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 30 reviews)

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Amazon review summary for Sony MDR-ZX500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Sony MDR-ZX500 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com.

sound, bass quality, value for money, design, portability

treble quality, comfort

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sony MDRZX500 Outdoor Headphones

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Just OK

 

Purchased as a shell shocker, would not have purchased at original price

Actually fairly decent sound, good cord with some strain relief

The vertical alignment is not comfortable for my ears

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Sony MDR-ZX500 review

 

If you're looking for cheap headphones, this pair might be up your alley - but don't expect them to impress

Chea ; Light ; Comfortable

Poor bass ; Poor treble ; Muddy midrange

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Sony MDR-ZX500 review

 

Sony's MDR-ZX500 headphones are lightweight and fairly modestly priced, but their sound quality and construction is fantastic. The padded cups fitted comfortably around our ears, despite being shallower than most circumaural headphones. The padding on...

Although they’re not the best headphones money can buy, this set from Sony is comfortable, lightweight and has a big, fun sound

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Amazon review summary for Sony MDR-ZX500

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 2 user reviews of Sony MDR-ZX500 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony MDR-ZX500 HeadphoneSony MDR-ZX500 Headphones,Wired

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Impressive sound and comfort

 

I picked these up on sale and they are great value for the money. Comfortable and very good sound quality for the price.

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If you have big ears stay away !!!!

 

I bought these headphones expecting great things considering good reviews but was disappointed. The dept of the cups are insufficient so if your ears are big they will be irritated for every second you use it. Despite this the performance is very good...

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solid choice

 

I've been looking for "full" over ear headphones for a while.

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solid choice

 

I've been looking for "full" over ear headphones for a while.I went with these, overall really happy.light weight, good size and fits over ear nicely and very comfortable.soild choice.

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Sony MDR-ZX500B

 

Light ; Good sound ; Sensible length cable

After a few hours of listening the top of the headphones start to hurt my head

Product Specifications

Configuration

Active Noise Cancellation: No
Dolby PL / AC3: No
Earclip: No
Neckband: No
Noise Cancellation: No

General Features

Ear Canal Headphone:Not Applicable
Indoor/Outdoor :Outdoor
Signal Connection:Wired
Type:Traditional Headphone
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