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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X?

  • 30g lighter
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    235gvs265g

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 10 Ohms lower impedance
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    38 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

Buy used:

$299.99

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$86.72
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones, Black (AUD ATHAD500X) (Renewed)
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$71.87
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X Amazonaudio-technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...audio-technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones,Black
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$149.99
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$73.99
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$108.90
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Open-Back Reference Headphones
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$349.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Op...Audio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Open-Air Headphones
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$592.62
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-A990Z Art Monitor Clo...Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z Art Monitor Closed-Back Dynamic Headphones Black
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$219.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-W1000Z Audiophile Clo...Audio-Technica ATH-W1000Z Audiophile Closed-Back Dynamic Wooden High-Resolution Audio Headphones Brown
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$699.95

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$119.95
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$88.85
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Amazonaudio-technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...audio-technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones,Black
Amazon logo
$149.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
Amazon logo
$148.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Open-Back Reference Headphones
Amazon logo
$349.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$69.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-A990Z Art Monitor Clo...Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z Art Monitor Closed-Back Dynamic Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$219.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBB Limited Editio...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBB Limited Edition Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Blue
Amazon logo
$249.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint B...Audio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint Bluetooth Wireless Noise-Cancelling High-Resolution Audio Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$178.85
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 PRO Over-Ear Studio ...beyerdynamic DT 990 PRO Over-Ear Studio Monitor Headphones - Open-Back Stereo Construction, Wired (80 Ohm, Grey)
Amazon logo
$179.00
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$3.59
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$56.99
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$10.99
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$12.73

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

235g

265g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
7.can be folded
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
8.travel bag is included
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
9.has an in-ear form
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Sound quality

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

25000Hz

30000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
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.
5.sound pressure level

100dB/mW

100dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
7.impedance

48 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.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
9.diaphragm size

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The diaphragm moves air back and forth to create sound. The bigger the diaphragm, the more bass it can produce.

Power

1.Battery life

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The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

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The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

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Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
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The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
7.Battery life of charging case

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The battery life of the charging case as given by the manufacturer. A charging case with a longer battery life allows you to recharge your headphones on the go multiple times before having to recharge the case itself.
8.has a removable battery
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

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Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.
7.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
8.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
9.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
7.Has voice prompts
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
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.
8.has a mute function
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
9.multipoint count

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Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

Buy used:

$299.99

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones, Black (AUD ATHAD500X)
Amazon logo
$86.72
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones, Black (AUD ATHAD500X) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$71.87
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X Amazonaudio-technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...audio-technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones,Black
Amazon logo
$149.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonPhilips Audio Philips SHP9500 HiFi Preci...Philips Audio Philips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$73.99
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Amazon logo
$108.90
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Open-Back Reference Headphones
Amazon logo
$349.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Op...Audio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Open-Air Headphones
Amazon logo
$592.62
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-A990Z Art Monitor Clo...Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z Art Monitor Closed-Back Dynamic Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$219.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-W1000Z Audiophile Clo...Audio-Technica ATH-W1000Z Audiophile Closed-Back Dynamic Wooden High-Resolution Audio Headphones Brown
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$699.95

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$119.95
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$88.85
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Amazonaudio-technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...audio-technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones,Black
Amazon logo
$149.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
Amazon logo
$148.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Open-Back Reference Headphones
Amazon logo
$349.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$69.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-A990Z Art Monitor Clo...Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z Art Monitor Closed-Back Dynamic Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$219.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBB Limited Editio...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBB Limited Edition Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Blue
Amazon logo
$249.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint B...Audio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint Bluetooth Wireless Noise-Cancelling High-Resolution Audio Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$178.85
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 PRO Over-Ear Studio ...beyerdynamic DT 990 PRO Over-Ear Studio Monitor Headphones - Open-Back Stereo Construction, Wired (80 Ohm, Grey)
Amazon logo
$179.00
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$3.59
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$10.99
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