48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

84points

Bowers & Wilkins PX

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Bowers & Wilkins PX

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Bowers & Wilkins PX
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
84
points
Bowers & Wilkins PX

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Bowers & Wilkins PX?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 100g lighter
    235gvs335g
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
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    53mmvs40mm
  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Bowers & Wilkins PX better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 11dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    111dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 26 Ohms lower impedance
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    22 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

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2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

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

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4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

335g

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

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

10Hz

3.sound pressure level
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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

111dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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5.impedance
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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

22 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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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.

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Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Bowers & Wilkins PX
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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Bowers & Wilkins PX
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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

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4.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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.

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2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

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3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

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4.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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