40points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X

66points

Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
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20 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X vs Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
40
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
66
points
Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X better than Sennheiser HD 4.20s?

  • 25000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    45000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 13Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs18Hz
  • 114.9g lighter
    265gvs379.9g
  • 1.6m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.4m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.20s better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    118dB/mWvs103dB/mW
  • 22 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    18 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 4.20s

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$42.79

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Design

1.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
3.has a detachable cable
?

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

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

379.9g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

45000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

18Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

103dB/mW

118dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
5.impedance
?

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

18 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
2.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 4.20s

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