40points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X

48points

Sennheiser RS 170

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Comparison winner
Sennheiser RS 170
vs
vs

14 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X vs Sennheiser RS 170

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser RS 170
40
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
48
points
Sennheiser RS 170

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X better than Sennheiser RS 170?

  • 24000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    45000Hzvs21000Hz
  • 13Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs18Hz
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs40mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sennheiser RS 170 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X?

  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs103dB/mW
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Price comparison

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 RS 170
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 RS 170
3.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser RS 170
4.has a straight plug
?

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser RS 170
5.has an open-back design
?

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser RS 170

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

21000Hz

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

110dB/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

32 Ohms

5.driver unit size
?

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

40mm

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 RS 170

Power

1.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser RS 170

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser RS 170
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 RS 170

Which are the best headphones?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.