49points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

60points

Erato Rio 3

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Erato Rio 3

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3
49
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
60
points
Erato Rio 3

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Erato Rio 3?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 38.8mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs14.2mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Erato Rio 3 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • 207g lighter
    28gvs235g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Sweat resistant
    ?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3
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
Erato Rio 3
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.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

28g

5.sweat resistant
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3

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
?

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

100dB/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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3
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.driver unit size
?

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1060

106mm

53mm

14.2mm

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3
2.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
Erato Rio 3
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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3

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
Erato Rio 3
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
Erato Rio 3
3.Has voice prompts
?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3
4.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3

Miscellaneous

1.Has a wind noise reduction microphone
?

A wind noise reduction microphone is designed to reduce wind interference, providing sharper audio in windy situations.

For example

JBL Under Armour Sport Wireless Heart Rate

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3
2.has a removable microphone
?

The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.

For example

Creative SXFI Air

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3
3.is reversible
?

This is a monaural device which could be used for both ears.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Erato Rio 3

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