48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

36points

Bang & Olufsen A8

Comparison winner
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Bang & Olufsen A8
vs
vs

13 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Bang & Olufsen A8

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Bang & Olufsen A8
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
36
points
Bang & Olufsen A8

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Bang & Olufsen A8?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 45Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs50Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m

Why is Bang & Olufsen A8 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 29 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    19 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • 213g lighter
    22gvs235g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

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-AD500X
Bang & Olufsen A8
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
Bang & Olufsen A8
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

22g

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
Bang & Olufsen A8
5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Bang & Olufsen A8
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
Bang & Olufsen A8

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

50Hz

3.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

19 Ohms

4.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-AD500X
Bang & Olufsen A8

Connectivity

1.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
Bang & Olufsen A8

Which are the best headphones?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.