47points

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z

63points

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
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Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z vs Audio Technica ATH-MSR7

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
47
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Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
63
points
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z better than Audio Technica ATH-MSR7?

  • 8mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs45mm
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Audio Technica ATH-MSR7 better than Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs35000Hz
  • 5 Ohms lower impedance
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    35 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 10g lighter
    290gvs300g
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

300g

290g

5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
6.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

35000Hz

40000Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

5Hz

3.sound pressure level
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Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

100dB/mW

100dB/mW

4.impedance
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Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

40 Ohms

35 Ohms

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

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1060

106mm

53mm

45mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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.

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
2.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7

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