48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

56points

Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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18 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
56
points
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 40mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs13mm
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    106dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 32 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • 229g lighter
    6gvs235g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

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$79.88

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-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
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-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

6g

4.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
6.has an in-ear form
?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i

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

25000Hz

25000Hz

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

5Hz

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

100dB/mW

106dB/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-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
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

48 Ohms

16 Ohms

6.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

13mm

Connectivity

1.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-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i

Features

1.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-AD500X
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i

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