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Sony X Silver & Black On-Ear Headphones - MDR-X05/BS

Abt Model: MDRX05SIL | UPC Code: 027242859357
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Sony X Silver & Black On-Ear Headphones, Model MDRX05SIL

Music is your escape. It's that rhythm you can't get out of your head. A song that takes you back. Fade into a zone where amazing sound is all that matters. With crushing bass from powerful 40 mm drivers and comfy memory foam that isolates you from the outside world, X5 headphones truly set you free. Additional features include a dual folding design for compact storage, Apple® control headphones cable and a microphone with remote for handsfree calls with Apple devices.


Tune in and tune out
It's that rhythm you can't get out of your head. That song that takes you back. With crushing bass delivered by powerful 40mm drivers and comfy memory foam isolating you from the outside world, you're free to focus on what matters most – the music.

Make a statement
Don the ultimate audio accessory boasting accents with attitude and a solidly constructed design. Choose from 5 new color combinations for a personalized pop of style.

Dual folding design
Compact for portability yet affording listening flexibility, the reversible earpads let you enjoy music in many ways.

Sound Story
Powerful 40 mm driver units and high-energy neodymium magnets deliver tight, dynamic frequency response (4-24 kHz).

Direct Vibe Structure
A tightly sealed acoustic design ensures a high level of sound isolation for the powerful reproduction of extended bass, perfect your hardest hitting tracks.

Foldable Fun
Compact for foldable portability with added listening flexibility, reversible earpads give you more ways to enjoy your music.

A perfect fit
Newly developed noise isolating earpads use pressure relieving urethane foam for not only an outstanding fit, but reduced ambient noise. On-ear, noise isolatingearpads use pressure relieving urethane foam for an outstanding fit.

Plays nicely with others
Made for iPod®, iPhone® and iPad® the in-line remote gives you volume and track controls (Play, Stop, Next/Prior) for Apple products, while a built-in microphone makes it easy to take calls on the fly. The flat cord's innovative grooves minimize friction and annoying tangles.

Travel in style
Included protective carrying case makes stowing and going a snap.

Tangle-free Cord
The durable, 1.2 m flat cord has a serrated finish that reduces tangles, so you can get caught up in your music, not your cord.



  • Driver Unit Closed, Dynamic 40 mm driver, dome type (CCAW Voice Coil)
  • Frequency Response  4 to 24,000 Hz
  • Impedance 40 ohms at 1 kHz
  • Sensitivity (db) 104 dB/mW

Inputs and Outputs

  • Microphone Input Electret Condensor Microphone (Omni-Directional)
  • Open Circuit Output Level  -42 dB (0 dB=1 V/Pa)


  • Magnet Neodymium
  • Plug Four conductor, gold-plated L-shaped mini plug for iPod/iPhone/iPad with remote function
  • Type of Use Home/On The Go


  • Power Handling Capacity 1000mW


  • Cord 47 1/4 in. (1.2 m.), Y-Type cord


  • Type Closed, dynamic

In the Box

  • Owner's Guide (1)
  • Warranty Card (1)
  • Carrying Pouch (1)

Approximate Weight

  • Unit: 0.52 lbs
  • Shipping: 2 lbs
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Key Features
Make A Statement/ Sound Story/ Direct-Vibe Structure/ Dual Folding Design/ Extended Comfort/ Tangle-Free Cord/ Made For iPod/iPhone/iPad/ Compact Carrying Pouch/ Silver Finish
More reasons to buy the Sony MDR-X05/BS from Abt Electronics
  • Abt.com is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Sony MDR-X05/BS is Brand New.
  • The Sony MDR-X05/BS Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
Wired Or WirelessWired
Ideal For Sports And WorkoutsNo
iPhone ControlsYes
Android ControlsYes
Sound IsolationYes
Noise CancelingNo
Power SwitchNo
Volume ControlYes
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