48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

50points

Etymotic mc5

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Etymotic mc5

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Etymotic mc5
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
50
points
Etymotic mc5

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Etymotic mc5?

  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs15000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 45mm bigger driver unit
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    53mmvs8mm
  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Etymotic mc5 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 32 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has included ear pads
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

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$99.00
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$56.99

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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Etymotic mc5
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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Etymotic mc5
3.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Etymotic mc5
4.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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Etymotic mc5
5.has an in-ear form
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The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

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Etymotic mc5
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

1.2m

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

15000Hz

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
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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

100dB/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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Etymotic mc5
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

16 Ohms

6.driver unit size
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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

8mm

Connectivity

1.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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