48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

65points

Beats by Dre Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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19 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Beats by Dre Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Beats by Dre Pro
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
65
points
Beats by Dre Pro

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Beats by Dre Pro?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 165g lighter
    235gvs400g
  • 1.5m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.5m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Beats by Dre Pro better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    115dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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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$219.00
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 AmazonSony MDR-Q55SL Lightweight, Open-Air, Cl...Sony MDR-Q55SL Lightweight, Open-Air, Clip-On Earhook Earclip SportClip Stereo with Deep-Bass Turbo Duct Headphones (Gray)
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$29.99
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
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$59.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAKG Pro Audio Professional Headphones, B...AKG Pro Audio Professional Headphones, Black, 1/4" to 1/8" (K702)
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$159.00
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
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$179.00
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

Beats by Dre Pro

ProductStorePrice
Beats by Dre Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro - Totally Wireless Earpho...Powerbeats Pro - Totally Wireless Earphones - Black
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$249.95
Beats by Dre Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Totally Wireless & High-P...Powerbeats Pro Totally Wireless & High-Performance Bluetooth Earphones Black (Renewed)
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$159.99
Beats by Dre Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Black
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$299.95
Beats by Dre Pro AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre Studio 3 Wireless Over-...Beats by Dr. Dre Studio 3 Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Built-in Mic - White (Renewed)
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$232.00
Beats by Dre Pro AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling ...Beats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling Over-Ear Headphones - Matte Black
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$349.95
Beats by Dre Pro AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Gloss Black
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$164.99
Beats by Dre Pro AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones –...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones – Beats Club Collection – Club White
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$199.95
Beats by Dre Pro AmazonPowerbeats3 Wireless Earphones - Black
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$119.00
Beats by Dre Pro AmazonBeats EP On-Ear Headphones - White
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$64.95
Beats by Dre Pro AmazonBeats Solo 2 WIRED On-Ear Headphones Lux...Beats Solo 2 WIRED On-Ear Headphones Luxe Edition NOT WIRELESS - Black (Renewed)
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$84.99
Beats by Dre Pro walmartRefurbished Beats by Dr. Dre PowerBeats ...Refurbished Beats by Dr. Dre PowerBeats Pro Black In Ear Headphones MV6Y2LL/A
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$165.00

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
Beats by Dre Pro
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
Beats by Dre Pro
3.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Beats by Dre Pro
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

400g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Beats by Dre Pro
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Beats by Dre Pro

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

115dB/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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Beats by Dre Pro
5.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Beats by Dre Pro
6.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
Beats by Dre Pro

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
Beats by Dre Pro

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
Beats by Dre Pro
2.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
Beats by Dre Pro

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