48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

59points

Brainwavz HM2

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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38 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Brainwavz HM2

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Brainwavz HM2
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
59
points
Brainwavz HM2

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Brainwavz HM2?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 196g lighter
    235gvs431g
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs40mm
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m

Why is Brainwavz HM2 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

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

    32 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • 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
    ?

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.

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Brainwavz HM2
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.

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Brainwavz HM2
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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Brainwavz HM2
4.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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Brainwavz HM2
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

431g

6.travel bag is included
?

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

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Brainwavz HM2

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

10Hz

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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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Brainwavz HM2
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

32 Ohms

6.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.

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Brainwavz HM2

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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Brainwavz HM2
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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Brainwavz HM2
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

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Brainwavz HM2

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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Brainwavz HM2
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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Brainwavz HM2
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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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Brainwavz HM2
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Brainwavz HM2

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.

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Brainwavz HM2
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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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Brainwavz HM2
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.

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Brainwavz HM2
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.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

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Brainwavz HM2

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