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Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z

80points

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
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Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z vs Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT?

  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector

Why is Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT better than Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    45000Hzvs42000Hz
  • 25g lighter
    310gvs335g
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    38 Ohmsvs44 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Can be folded
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device

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Design

1.weight

335g

310g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

2.has a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

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

4.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

5.has an over-the-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

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.

6.has a tangle free cable
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

42000Hz

45000Hz

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency

5Hz

5Hz

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

3.impedance

44 Ohms

38 Ohms

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

4.sound pressure level

100dB/mW

97dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.driver unit size

53mm

45mm

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

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

2.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

3.warranty period

2

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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