40points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X

56points

SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Comparison winner
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
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31 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X vs SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
40
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
56
points
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X better than SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM?

  • 23000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    45000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    103dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 44mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs9mm
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 28 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    12 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 255g lighter
    10gvs265g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

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-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
2.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.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

10g

4.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
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-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM

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

22000Hz

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

20Hz

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

103dB/mW

100dB/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
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
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

12 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
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-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM

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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
3.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
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
4.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
5.Has voice prompts
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With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM
6.has voice commands
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You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
SoundMagic PL30 Plus IEM

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