48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

54points

JBL Synchros Chrome Edition

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs JBL Synchros Chrome Edition

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
54
points
JBL Synchros Chrome Edition

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than JBL Synchros Chrome Edition?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 71g lighter
    235gvs306g
  • 3mm bigger driver unit
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    53mmvs50mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is JBL Synchros Chrome Edition better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 0.5m longer cable
    ?

    3.5mvs3m
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
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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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
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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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

306g

5.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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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
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

Jabra Elite 75t

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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

22000Hz

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

110dB/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

Skullcandy Sesh

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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
5.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

50mm

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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition

Power

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
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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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
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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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition

Connectivity

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
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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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
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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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
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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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition

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
JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
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

Beats Solo Pro

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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros Chrome Edition
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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JBL Synchros Chrome Edition

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