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Able Planet ANC XNC230B vs Audio-Technica ATH-ES88: 15 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
26000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
20Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
9Hz

3. weight

233g lighter.
363g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
130g

4. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
121dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
103dB/mW

5. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
73% have it

6. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
25% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
31% have it

8. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
44% have it

9. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
75% have it

10. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
32% have it

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
64% have it

12. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
13% have it

13. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.52m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

14. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
22% have it

15. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
87% have it

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