33points

Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106

52points

Audio-Technica ATH-M50

Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
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16 facts in comparison

Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106 vs Audio-Technica ATH-M50

Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
33
points
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
52
points
Audio-Technica ATH-M50

Why is Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106 better than Audio-Technica ATH-M50?

  • 259g lighter
    ?

    25gvs284g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M50 better than Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106?

  • 25Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs40Hz
  • 11000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs17000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 35mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs10mm
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 2.2m longer cable
    ?

    3.4mvs1.2m
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
3.weight

25g

284g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.can be folded
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an in-ear form
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

40Hz

15Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

17000Hz

28000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has a neodymium magnet
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
5.driver unit size

10mm

45mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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