48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

73points

B&O Beoplay E8

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs B&O Beoplay E8

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
73
points
B&O Beoplay E8

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than B&O Beoplay E8?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 47.3mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs5.7mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is B&O Beoplay E8 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    107dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 32 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • 222g lighter
    13gvs235g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
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$79.88
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...Audio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones
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$104.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-F...Audio Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-Fidelity Gaming Headset
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$215.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonPhilips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Ov...Philips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$67.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAKG Pro Audio Professional Headphones, B...AKG Pro Audio Professional Headphones, Black, 1/4" to 1/8" (K702)
Amazon logo
$189.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Op...Audio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Open-Air Headphones
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$550.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica Audiophile Open-Air Headp...Audio-Technica Audiophile Open-Air Headphones Black (ATH-AD900X) with Slappa HardBody PRO Full Sized Headphone Case Black & Universal Wood Headphone Stand
Amazon logo
$179.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAKG Pro Audio K612PRO, Black, 4.30 x 8.8...AKG Pro Audio K612PRO, Black, 4.30 x 8.80 x 9.80 inches (2458X00100)
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$139.95
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonLyxPro OEH-10 Open Back Headphones Hi Fi...LyxPro OEH-10 Open Back Headphones Hi Fi Audiophile Over-Ear Comfortable Headphones, Interchangeable Cushioned foam/fabric Leather Ear Pads,Black
Amazon logo
$59.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X walmartAudio Technica Elite Series Open-Air Dyn...Audio Technica Elite Series Open-Air Dynamic Headphones, ATH-AD500X
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$79.88
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X aliexpress10 Pair Replace headband pad for Audio t...10 Pair Replace headband pad for Audio technica ATH-AD500X ATH-AD700X ATH-AD900X ATH-AD1000X ATH-AD2000X headphones Maintenance
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$56.99

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
B&O Beoplay E8
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
B&O Beoplay E8
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

13g

4.sweat resistant
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8
6.travel bag is included
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8

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

20000Hz

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

20Hz

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

107dB/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
B&O Beoplay E8
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.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

Amazon Echo Buds

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8
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-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

For example

Cleer Enduro 100

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8
3.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8
4.has a mute function
?

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
B&O Beoplay E8

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