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Sony MDR-ZX700

alaTest has collected and analyzed 198 reviews of Sony MDR-ZX700. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the usability and portability. The price and comfort are also appreciated. Many are negative about the soundstage.

sound, comfort, price, portability, usability

soundstage

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sony MDR-ZX700 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony MDR-ZX700

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 user reviews of Sony MDR-ZX700 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the usability and comfort. The portability and sound also get good feedback, whereas there are some mixed opinions about the bass quality.

price, sound, portability, comfort, usability

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

This summary is based on the products: Sony MDRZX700 Headband Headphones with Noise Isolation EarpadsSony MDRZX700 Headband Headphones with Noise Isolation EarpadsSony MDR ZX700 - Headphones ( ear-cup ) - black

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony MDR-ZX700

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 32 user reviews of Sony MDR-ZX700 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and price. The usability and comfort also get good opinions. There are some mixed opinions about the portability, while the size and soundstage get less positive comments.

sound, comfort, usability, price, reliability

soundstage, size

81% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony MDRZX700 Outdoor HeadphonesSONY Stereo Headphones MDR-ZX700 | Outdoor Monitor HeadphoneNEW HIGH QUALITY SONY MDRZX700 ZX SERIES STEREO HEADPHONES (OVER THE HEAD)

Feb, 2016

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (trustedreviews.com)

Sony MDR-ZX700

 

Headphones that perform on a work commute just as well as at home in front of the box.

Great sound isolation, Balanced sound, Comfortable

Limited soundstage, Sound not as smooth as some

Aug, 2011

Consumer review by: docjsb (sony.com)

Excellent Vintage Sound

 

As others have described, the sound quality is very pleasant and reproduction true to a vintage sound. Very comfortable. Note the cord length and connector type. You probably need an extension and an adapter if you are using 1/4" plugs like in most...

Sound Quality, Comfort

Cord Length

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: HGreveiws (sony.com)

worth your money

 

the sound quality on these is worth every penny put into them however for people with big or protruding ears there can be comfort issues. the padding on these make no pressure points ANYWHERE, they are very comfortable to wear in tat manner , however...

good sound quality

comfort issues

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: Hotrod (newegg.com)

Sounds Great

 

Have to buy a patch extension cord so I can sit back from my PC.

Great clear sound at any volume. Had to stop when my ears started bleeding

The dang cord is to short and it is a straight cord not a curly one

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Great Headphones

 

Lightweight extremely comfy padding the range is ideal for a all genres from rap to techno its great has great bass and are on par to beats and has a nice thick cord made very sturdy as well

none these are the best headphones ive bought

Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: LFDSony (sony.com)

Sound easily worth more than the $120 price tag

 

A little over a month ago I purchased these headphones in my first attempt at upgrading how I listen to music and to double as monitor headphones for my beginning interest in recording guitar. After loving them I returned them for a pair of V6 after a...

Sound is very clean and revealing for the price / padding is plush

1.2 meter non-detachable cable / plastic

May, 2011

Consumer review by: TheNewYorkLeigh (sony.com)

Absolutely blown away! Audiophiles take note.

 

I just bought the MDR-ZX700 to replace my MDR-V6s for use with my MP3 player commuting around New York on the train, and am completely blown away!

Audiophile sound quality. Deep clean bass with silky smooth highs. Extremely comfortable & great style

None

May, 2011

Consumer review by: MrTechAgent (head-fi.org)

You should think twice , I disagree with most reviews .......(By MrTechAgent)

 

Hmmm , first review on Head-Fi :D Alright little information about me , I am 16 from India ..... recently got into HiFi , although I once had the ESP-950 which my Dad bought when he visited the states a long , long time ago anyways my journey began in...

Style , Comfort , Bass extension is pretty realistic and smooth , Nice midrange , can be modded and scales up relatively well for what it does

Grain , clarity , frequency balance , build quality

Jun, 2014

Consumer review by: docjsb (pcrush.com)

Excellent Vintage Sound

 

As others have described, the sound quality is very pleasant and reproduction true to a vintage sound. Very comfortable. Note the cord length and connector type. You probably need an extension and an adapter if you are using 1/4" plugs like in most...

Sound Quality, Comfort

Cord length

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: (pcrush.com)

Excellent Vintage Sound

 

Sound Quality, Comfort

Cord length

Aug, 2012
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Product Specifications

Configuration

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

General Features

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