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Sony MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Black)

B&H # SOMDRZX100BK Mfr # MDRZX100/BLK
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Product Highlights
  • 30mm Neodymium Drivers
  • Collapsible Construction
  • Closed-Back Design
  • Swivel Earcups
  • Thick On-Ear Cushions
  • Adjustable, Padded Headband
  • Angled 3.5mm Plug

The black MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones from Sony provide high-quality audio in a lightweight and comfortable package that's ideal for life on-the-go. The collapsible construction and swivel earcups make it easy to stow the headphones in a backpack or bag for travel. The 30mm PET multi-layer dome diaphragms have neodymium magnets to deliver crisp, realistic audio with a wide frequency response.

The closed-back earcups and thick on-ear cushions offer lasting comfort and also help to block out unwanted environmental noise. The padded headband is adjustable to fit virtually any head size for a secure and comfortable fit. The cable offers plenty of slack and has an angled 3.5mm plug for strain relief and wide compatibility with MP3 players, CD players, laptops, and more.

Type On-Ear, Closed-Back, Dynamic
Frequency Range 12Hz - 22kHz
Impedance 24 Ohms
Sensitivity 100dB
Maximum Input Power 1000mW
Connectors Angled 3.5mm Stereo Mini Plug
Cable Length 3.94' (1.2 m)
Weight 4.23 oz (120g)
Sony MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Black)
  • Limited 90-Day Warranty on Labor and Parts
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    SonyMDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (White)
     
    4.3

    (based on 80 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (39)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (29)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (11)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (1)

    90%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Comfortable (58)
    • Easy to use (41)
    • Great sound quality (41)
    • Compact (25)
    • Good value (9)

    Cons

    • Uncomfortable (6)
    • Cord too short (3)
    • Heavy / bulky (3)

    Best Uses

    • Music and movies (36)
    • Home computer (32)
    • Mobile device (29)
    • Office computer (18)
    • Music (10)
      • Primary use:
      • Personal (43), Business (16)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Quality oriented (31), Budget shopper (23), Traveler (5), Teenagers (3)
      • Primary Use:
      • Listening to ipod (4)
      • Computer Platform:
      • PC (28), Mac (23), Other (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (11)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    WoW, I am Impressed

    I am truely impressed with these headphones. They sound good. Bass is pretty deep. They are light in weight and feel very nice on the ears. They are a NO BRAINER for someone...Read complete review

    I am truely impressed with these headphones. They sound good. Bass is pretty deep. They are light in weight and feel very nice on the ears. They are a NO BRAINER for someone for a decent pair of phones at a really affordable price. The white color is also nice - stylish. The don't look cheap. The cord is long enough. 1 thing that is NOT a problem for me (but I can see where it could be for others) is that the jack that plugs into device is L' shaped. If your mp3 player has a case then u may have to remove. So happy with these they I am going to buy 3 more pair as early xmas gifts; the kids will love em :) Hope this helps.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Better than average comfort

    I have a dozen headphones. I am still searching for the most comfortable and best, and I have not yet found it. THIS set of headphones is better than "average" in...Read complete review

    I have a dozen headphones. I am still searching for the most comfortable and best, and I have not yet found it. THIS set of headphones is better than "average" in comfort and sound quality. I listen to music nearly all the time, and need to be able to isolate myself in comfort... and this does an adequate enough job. Listening while working on the computer (reading and writing), and late at night, when I listen to either music or news on the radio... I am still trying this out, and so far, so good. My search for the perfect pair of headphones shall continue, but, I think I will be using this set on the average a bit more than the other 10 pairs I have...

    Reviewed by 80 customers

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    5.0

    Low cost, high quality

    By Evan

    from Washington, DC

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Black):

    cheap but solidly made, great buy

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    4.0

    ok

    By Shimon

    from new Haven

    Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (White):

    They're pretty good

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    4.0

    pretty good

    By Shimon

    from new Haven

    Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (White):

    I would suggest them

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    5.0

    Exactly what I was looking for

    By Frequent Flyer

    from Boston, MA

    About Me Frequent Traveler

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Durable
    • Good Value
    • Lightweight

    Cons

    • Unattractive Design

    Best Uses

    • Music
    • Relaxing
    • Traveling
    • With My Computer

    Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Black):

    I was looking for some headphones that I could use when I fly, but that weren't earbuds. These headphones certainly do the trick for such a low price. Now I can zone out on the plane, even when there's a crying baby. Ordering was quick and painless, and they were delivered in 2 days!

    • Primary Use:
    • Traveling
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    5.0

    Excellent product for the money

    By Dennis

    from Philadelphia, PA

    About Me Frequent Traveler, Gear Head

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Durable
    • Good Bass
    • Good Value
    • Great Sound
    • Lightweight
    • Stylish

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Music
      • Portable Devices
      • Relaxing
      • Traveling

      Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (White):

      Maybe not pro grade but excellent product for the value. Used in airplane on international flight. It was comfortable, durable and cancel the noise pretty well.Don't miss it.

      • Primary Use:
      • Traveling
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      5.0

      Love these Headphones

      By Marie

      from Los Angeles

      Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (White):

      I haven't had over the ear headphones in years and for the price these are pretty great. They're not Beats quality but who honestly wants to pay $ for headphones.

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      3.0

      Good performance at a great price

      By TFHackett

      from New York, NY

      About Me Web Professional

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Compact
      • Decent Sound
      • Good Value
      • Lightweight
      • Stylish

      Cons

      • Wear Out Too Quickly

      Best Uses

      • Music
      • Portable Devices
      • Relaxing
      • Traveling
      • With My Computer
      • Working

      Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Red):

      I use these Sony headphones every day at my desk. I wanted "cans" instead of earbuds, which are uncomfortable and low-quality (unless you pay a lot more than I would). The MDR-ZX100 'phones are comfortable and lightweight. I'm not an audiophile so I can't judge the audio qualities, but they sound fine to me, especially for under $ bucks. I see a lot of people wearing these same 'phones on the streets of NYC.I should note that with my first pair of MDR-ZX100's, purchased two years ago, the cover on the ear pads began to become torn and frayed, which didn't affect sound quality but looks unsightly. Well worth the price, though, and cheap enough to replace.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      3.0

      Adaquate

      By Lifewizard

      from Fort Lauderdale, Florida

      About Me Quality Oriented

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Black):

            This is not a high-end set of earphones. It is not even a medium set of earphones. However, for my application, as reference phones for a multiple mic studio, they are perfect. The talent can hear themselves and adjust the levels of music and their voice and they are happy. For this price, what more can you ask?

            • Primary use:
            • Business
            • Computer Platform:
            • Mac

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            4.0

            Good Headphones. Great Value!

            By Leslie (IT)

            from Los Angeles, CA

            About Me Value Oriented

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Compact Design
            • Easy To Use

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Home Computer
              • Office Computer

              Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (White):

              Very comfortable headphones and Excellent pricing. They look nice too! We use these for a computer lab in the office. Can be little quiet/non isolating, but that is good for our environment. Good Sound Quality.

              • Primary use:
              • Business
              • Computer Platform:
              • PC

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              4.0

              Google Headphones Great Value!

              By Leslie (IT)

              from Los Angeles, CA

              About Me Value Oriented

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Comfortable
              • Compact Design
              • Easy To Use

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Office Computer

                Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Black):

                Very comfortable headphones and Excellent pricing. They look nice too! We use these for a computer lab in the office. Can be little quiet/non isolating, but that is good for our environment. Good Sound Quality.

                • Primary use:
                • Business
                • Computer Platform:
                • PC

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                4.0

                Good Low Cost Head Set

                By Karthik

                from Jersey City, NJ

                About Me Value Oriented

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Comfortable
                • Easy To Use

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Home Computer

                  Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Black):

                  Its simple to use, a really good for what it cost!

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                  • Computer Platform:
                  • PC

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                  5.0

                  Too good for the price !!

                  By jodigialworld

                  from Santa Clara, CA

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Comfortable
                  • Compact
                  • Durable
                  • Easy Compact For Travel
                  • Good Bass
                  • Good Value
                  • Great Sound
                  • Lightweight
                  • Some Noise Cancellation
                  • Stylish

                  Cons

                  • No mic
                  • No Volume Control

                  Best Uses

                  • Home Audio
                  • Music
                  • Portable Devices
                  • Relaxing
                  • Traveling
                  • With My Computer
                  • Working
                  • Working Out

                  Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Red):

                  I listen to music always. I use it a lot at work. I get to listen music and helps me to concentrate on my work. Stereo effect is good. Good SoundGood noise cancellation as well. Comfortable and Compact.Light WeightRight on the ears.. good cushion and Durable. Easy for travel as the earphones can be rotated to make it flat and easy to pack. There is no volume control/Mic on the headphone.

                  • Primary Use:
                  • Listening to iPod
                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  4.0

                  Good Headphones for the Price

                  By DATvideo

                  from Indianapolis, IN

                  About Me Value Oriented

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Comfortable
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Great Sound Quality

                  Cons

                  • Bulky Design

                  Best Uses

                  • Mobile Device

                  Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Black):

                  Good Headphones for the Price - they fit comfortably and are priced right.

                  • Computer Platform:
                  • PC

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                  4.0

                  Good one

                  By Ankur

                  from MI

                  About Me Gear Head

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Comfortable

                  Cons

                  • Cord Too Short

                  Best Uses

                  • Home Audio

                  Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Blue):

                  Very good quality

                  • Primary Use:
                  • Working out
                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  4.0

                  Who needs Beats?

                  By Kara

                  from Austin, Texas

                  About Me Quality Oriented

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Comfortable
                  • Compact Design
                  • Great Sound Quality

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Home Computer
                    • Mobile Device
                    • Music and Movies

                    Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (White):

                    I'm currently working on a film project as a transcriber, so these headphones have definitely been useful for when I want to work at a public place (such as a coffee shop) where noise could be an issue with regular earbuds. These headphones do a great job of canceling out background noise and are very comfortable as well. I also like the collapsible construction - it makes them less bulky when transporting!

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                    • Computer Platform:
                    • Mac

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                    4.0

                    l would buy this product again and again

                    By chelsye

                    from 1324 ogden avenue,bronx 10452

                    About Me Quality Oriented

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use
                    • Great Sound Quality

                    Cons

                    • Uncomfortable

                    Best Uses

                    • Home Computer
                    • Music and Movies

                    Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (White):

                    l use this product to listen to the music on my computer the great things is that the sound is clear and the color is nice however it will be more comfortable if it was more flexible like easy to carry .........

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                    • Computer Platform:
                    • Other

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                    3.0

                    decent head phone for its price

                    By karthik

                    from schaumburg

                    About Me Teenager

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Good Value

                    Cons

                    • Poor Sound
                    • Uncomfortable

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Red):

                      It has decent sound. But not very comfortable to wear.

                      • Primary Use:
                      • Listening to iPod
                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

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                      5.0

                      Excellent Sound Fidelity and Quality

                      By Jose Estrella

                      from Plainfield, NJ

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Comfortable
                      • Compact
                      • Durable
                      • Good Bass
                      • Good Value
                      • Great Sound
                      • Lightweight
                      • Stylish

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Home Audio
                        • Music
                        • Portable Devices
                        • With My Computer

                        Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Red):

                        I recommend 100% this Sony headphones. You will experience an amazing sound reproduction with great bass and great treble. I purchased 5 units, for me, my wife, her brother, her uncle and my brother. Sony built high quality products. I Highly recommended this one for any purpose.

                        • Primary Use:
                        • Listening to iPod
                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

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                        5.0

                        Don't knock em till u try em !!!

                        By dobbs

                        from Meadville, Ms.

                        About Me Quality Oriented

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Comfortable
                        • Easy To Use
                        • Great Sound Quality

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Home Computer

                          Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Black):

                          These headphones are jus amazin !!! I've had other headphones in the past, but they did not measure up like these do ! The clarity is unbelieveable , make music worth listenin to again ... can only say , this was one of my best buys ever !!!

                          • Primary use:
                          • Personal
                          • Computer Platform:
                          • PC

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                          5.0

                          Great clear sound and very cool design!!

                          By Gracie

                          from Big Apple

                          About Me Teenager

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Comfortable
                          • Lightweight
                          • Stylish

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Music
                            • Relaxing
                            • With My Computer

                            Comments about MDR-ZX100 Stereo Headphones (Red):

                            These headphones were a present and I love them! They're very comfortable and sound great, and they help block out my mom's insistent reminders to do my homework! They look cool, too!

                            • Primary Use:
                            • Listening to iPod
                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • Yes

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