40points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X

44points

Sennheiser HD 518

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Comparison winner
Sennheiser HD 518
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14 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X vs Sennheiser HD 518

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 518
40
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
44
points
Sennheiser HD 518

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X better than Sennheiser HD 518?

  • 19000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    45000Hzvs26000Hz
  • 9Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs14Hz
  • 10 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    40 Ohmsvs50 Ohms

Why is Sennheiser HD 518 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X?

  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs103dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 10g lighter
    255gvs265g

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 518

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 518 AmazonSennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone
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$98.90
Sennheiser HD 518 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headpho...Sennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headphone
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$170.00
Sennheiser HD 518 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
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$79.88
Sennheiser HD 518 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 SE Around Ear Open Bac...Sennheiser HD 599 SE Around Ear Open Back Headphone (Amazon Exclusive)
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$149.95
Sennheiser HD 518 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone...Sennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone "Discontinued by manufacturer"
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$234.95
Sennheiser HD 518 AmazonSennheiser HD 579 Open Back Headphone (D...Sennheiser HD 579 Open Back Headphone (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$172.70
Sennheiser HD 518 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-E...Sennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-Ear Headphones - Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$385.00
Sennheiser HD 518 AmazonPhilips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Ov...Philips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$67.00
Sennheiser HD 518 AmazonSennheiser HD 558 Headphones
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$199.99
Sennheiser HD 518 AmazonPhilips Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air H...Philips Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
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$124.00

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 518
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 518
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-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 518
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

255g

5.can be folded
?

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 518
6.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

3m

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

26000Hz

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

14Hz

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

108dB/mW

4.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

50 Ohms

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 518
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 518

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