48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

41points

JBL Synchros S100

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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs JBL Synchros S100

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S100
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
41
points
JBL Synchros S100

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than JBL Synchros S100?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 44mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs9mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is JBL Synchros S100 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    106dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

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
JBL Synchros S100
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
JBL Synchros S100
3.travel bag is included
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S100
4.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S100
5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S100
6.has an in-ear form
?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S100

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
?

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

106dB/mW

4.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

9mm

5.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S100

Connectivity

1.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
JBL Synchros S100

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 S100
2.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 S100

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