48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

33points

Koss KDE250

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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Koss KDE250

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Koss KDE250
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
33
points
Koss KDE250

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Koss KDE250?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 35Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs40Hz
  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs95dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m

Why is Koss KDE250 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 32 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an earbud 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
Koss KDE250
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
Koss KDE250
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Koss KDE250
4.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Koss KDE250
5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

1.2m

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
Koss KDE250

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
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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

40Hz

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

95dB/mW

4.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

16 Ohms

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
Koss KDE250

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
Koss KDE250

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