Sony - MDR-1ADAC Hi-Res Closed Dynamic Digital Active Headphones





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MDR-1ADAC Hi-Res DAC/Amplifier-Integrated Headphones

Sony® MDR-1ADAC headphones deliver thoughtful design, lush comfort, and Hi-Res sound with powerful, integrated digital audio conversion/amplification capability, for an immersive Hi-Res audio performance.

The Sony MDR-1ADAC Prestige headphones set a new standard when it comes to superior-quality music listening while out and about. Thanks to the built-in DAC (digital to analogue converter), music enthusiasts can finally enjoy their treasured Hi Res Audio music collection while out and about.

The MDR-1ADAC sport a gorgeous, sleek design and come with three different inputs so you can listen to Hi Res Audio music on any kind of device. Why settle for standard music quality when you can just as easily enjoy superb Hi Res Audio sound?

Key specifications:

  • Built-in DAC that converts digital signal into analogue, which increases volume and provides a far superior sound quality.
  • Hi Res Audio technology works with high-quality audio formats such as WAV, FLAC and ALAC to provide the ultimate listening experience, letting you hear the music just as the artist intended.
  • Three different inputs so you can enjoy Hi Res Audio-quality music on any device, whether it’s through a desktop computer or a Sony smartphone.
  • Around 7-8 hours playback time when the DAC is switched on, and simple to charge via the MicroUSB port.
  • S-Master HX technology reduces unwanted distortion and noise in the music to improve the sound quality even further.

    Amplifier Inputs and Outputs

  • Digital Audio Input(s) : Inputs (2): micro USB (type AB for digital connection), micro USB (type B for conenction PC and charging)


  • Driver Unit : 40 mm, dome type, Aluminum-coated Liquid Crystal Polymer Diaphragm
  • Volume Control : Yes (Rotary)
  • Power Handling Capacity : 1500 mW (IEC)
  • Distortion : 0.01% or less (1 kHz)
  • Sensitivity (db) : 102 dB/mW
  • Frequency Response : 4 Hz - 40,000 Hz (Digital) 4 Hz - 100,000 Hz (Analog)


  • Case Type : Carrying Pouch
  • Type of Use : Portable and Home
  • Impedance : 24 Ω at 1 kHz
  • Diaphragm : 40 mm, dome type, Aluminum-coated Liquid Crystal Polymer Diaphragm
  • Design : Over-the-head
  • Power On/Off : Integrated: Rotary power/volume knob
  • Headband : Yes
  • Plug : Gold-plated plugs: stereo mini and L-shaped four conductor mini
  • Frequency Response : 4 Hz - 40,000 Hz (Digital) 4 Hz - 100,000 Hz (Analog)
  • Sensitivity : 102 dB/mW


  • Headphone Type : Closed, Dynamic
  • Cord : Single-sided; detachable

    Inputs and Outputs

  • Input(s) : Analog (1) stereo mini jack


  • Power Source : USB-direct, DC 3.7 V Built-in lithium-ion rechargeable battery
  • Battery Life (Approx) : Approx. 7.5 hours (fully charged)
  • Battery Charging (Approx) : Charging via USB: Appox. 4 hours from empty to full
  • Red battery charge LED on during charging
  • LED indicator turns off automatically once fully charged
  • Green LED indicator during operation.
  • Power Handling Capacity : 1500 mW


  • Impedance : 24 ohms at 1 kHz
  • Type : Closed, dynamic

    Weights and Measurements

  • Cord Length (Approx.) : Headphone connecting cable: 47 1/4 in. (1.2 m) Walkman® digital connecting cable: 47 1/4 in. (1.2 m) Xperia® digital connecting cable: 47 1/4 in. (1.2 m) Lightning digital connector cable: 47 1/4 in. (1.2 m)
  • Weight (Approx.) : 10.58 oz. (300 g.) without cable


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