48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

73points

Beats by Dre Solo HD

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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20 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Beats by Dre Solo HD

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Beats by Dre Solo HD
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
73
points
Beats by Dre Solo HD

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

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 1.64m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.361m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

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

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 3 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    45 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 75g lighter
    160gvs235g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

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$79.88
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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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
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 Solo HD
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 Solo HD
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

160g

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 Solo HD
6.can be folded
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Beats by Dre Solo HD

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
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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

104dB/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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
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

45 Ohms

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 Solo HD

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 Solo HD

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 Solo HD
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
Beats by Dre Solo HD
3.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 Solo HD

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