48points

Apple AirPods

47points

Audio-Technica ATH-M20

Apple AirPods
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Apple AirPods vs Audio-Technica ATH-M20

Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
48
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Apple AirPods
47
points
Audio-Technica ATH-M20

Why is Apple AirPods better than Audio-Technica ATH-M20?

  • Sweat resistance
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  • 222g lighter
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has an earbud form
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  • Has wireless charging
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Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M20 better than Apple AirPods?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a coil cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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Price comparison

Apple AirPods

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods AmazonApple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)...Apple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)
Amazon logo
$129.00
Apple AirPods AmazonApple AirPods Pro
Amazon logo
$219.00
Apple AirPods AmazonApple AirPods with Wireless Charging Cas...Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case
Amazon logo
$154.98
Apple AirPods AmazonApple AirPods Pro with AppleCare+ Bundle...Apple AirPods Pro with AppleCare+ Bundle
Amazon logo
$238.00
Apple AirPods AmazonApple AirPods 2 with Charging Case - Whi...Apple AirPods 2 with Charging Case - White (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$115.99
Apple AirPods AmazonApple AirPods with Charging Case with Ap...Apple AirPods with Charging Case with AppleCare+ Bundle
Amazon logo
$148.00
Apple AirPods Amazon2020 Wireless Charger, 3 in 1 Qi 10W Wir...2020 Wireless Charger, 3 in 1 Qi 10W Wireless Charging Stand Compatible for Apple iWatch 1/2/3/4, Airpods, iPhone 11/11 Pro Max/X/XS Max/8, Phone Charger Station(White)
Amazon logo
$25.99
Apple AirPods AmazonApple Wireless Charging Case for AirPods...Apple Wireless Charging Case for AirPods
Amazon logo
$69.00
Apple AirPods AmazonLatest 2020 Wireless Charger, 3 in 1 Qi-...Latest 2020 Wireless Charger, 3 in 1 Qi-Certified Wireless Charging Station for AirPods Pro Apple Watch Series 5/4/3/2/1,Fast Charging Stand Dock for iPhone 11 Pro/11 Pro Max/XS Max/XR/X (White)
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$26.99
Apple AirPods AmazonApple Watch Series 3 (GPS, 38mm) - Silve...Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS, 38mm) - Silver Aluminum Case with White Sport Band
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$169.00

Design

1.sweat resistance
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.has an in-ear form
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
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.
5.weight

8g

230g

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.
6.has an earbud form
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
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.
2.has passive noise reduction
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has wireless charging
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has voice commands
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
3.travel bag is included
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
4.Has voice prompts
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
5.has an accelerometer
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.Has a coil cable
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
A coil cable offers more flexibility, as it can be further extended when in use, as well as retracted to take up less space when not in use.
3.has a straight plug
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
4.has an over-the-ear form
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
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.
5.has a 3.5mm male connector
Apple AirPods
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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