48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

55points

Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Comparison winner
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
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15 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
55
points
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs97dB/mW
  • 190g lighter
    235gvs425g

Why is Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

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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
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
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
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

425g

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
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
5.can be folded
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition

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

35000Hz

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

97dB/mW

4.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

32 Ohms

5.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
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition

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
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition

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