48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

56points

Brainwavz M2 IEM

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Brainwavz M2 IEM

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Brainwavz M2 IEM
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
56
points
Brainwavz M2 IEM

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Brainwavz M2 IEM?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 42.3mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs10.7mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Brainwavz M2 IEM better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    115dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 28 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    20 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • 217g lighter
    18gvs235g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

18g

4.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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5.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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6.can be folded
?

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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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

115dB/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.

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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

20 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.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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Power

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

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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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
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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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 M2 IEM
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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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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5.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

For example

JBL Reflect Contour 2

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6.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

For example

Debussy Nathaniel

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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.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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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.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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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.

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.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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5.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Libratone Track Air Plus

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6.Has voice prompts
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With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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