49points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

47points

JBL Synchros S400BT

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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs JBL Synchros S400BT

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S400BT
49
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
47
points
JBL Synchros S400BT

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than JBL Synchros S400BT?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs40mm

Why is JBL Synchros S400BT better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    115dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S400BT
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S400BT
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S400BT
4.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S400BT
5.has an on-ear form
?

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S400BT
6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S400BT

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

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
?

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.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

40mm

5.has a neodymium magnet
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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 S400BT

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S400BT
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
JBL Synchros S400BT

Features

1.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
JBL Synchros S400BT

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