48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

64points

Koss QZ900

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Comparison winner
Koss QZ900
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18 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Koss QZ900

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Koss QZ900
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
64
points
Koss QZ900

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Koss QZ900?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m

Why is Koss QZ900 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 17g lighter
    218gvs235g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

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
Koss QZ900
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
Koss QZ900
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
Koss QZ900
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

218g

5.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Koss QZ900
6.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 QZ900

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

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

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Koss QZ900
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

32 Ohms

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Koss QZ900

Power

1.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Koss QZ900

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Koss QZ900

Features

1.has an in-line control panel
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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
Koss QZ900

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