48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

38points

Koss QZPRO

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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Koss QZPRO

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Koss QZPRO
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
38
points
Koss QZPRO

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

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 35Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs40Hz
  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m

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

  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
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$79.88
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...Audio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones
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$104.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonPhilips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Ov...Philips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$67.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonSony MDR-Q55SL Lightweight, Open-Air, Cl...Sony MDR-Q55SL Lightweight, Open-Air, Clip-On Earhook Earclip SportClip Stereo with Deep-Bass Turbo Duct Headphones (Gray)
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$29.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAKG Pro Audio Professional Headphones, B...AKG Pro Audio Professional Headphones, Black, 1/4" to 1/8" (K702)
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$169.09
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonLyxPro OEH-10 Open Back Headphones Hi Fi...LyxPro OEH-10 Open Back Headphones Hi Fi Audiophile Over-Ear Comfortable Headphones, Interchangeable Cushioned foam/fabric Leather Ear Pads,Black
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$59.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAKG Pro Audio K612PRO, Black, 4.30 x 8.8...AKG Pro Audio K612PRO, Black, 4.30 x 8.80 x 9.80 inches (2458X00100)
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$139.95
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M20x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M20x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black
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$49.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black
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$69.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X aliexpress10 Pair Replace headband pad for Audio t...10 Pair Replace headband pad for Audio technica ATH-AD500X ATH-AD700X ATH-AD900X ATH-AD1000X ATH-AD2000X headphones Maintenance
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$56.99

Koss QZPRO

ProductStorePrice
Koss QZPRO AmazonKoss QZ-Pro Active Noise Cancellation St...Koss QZ-Pro Active Noise Cancellation Stereophone
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$36.85
Koss QZPRO AmazonKOSS QZPRO Active Noise Reduction Headph...KOSS QZPRO Active Noise Reduction Headphone / 184408 /
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$70.76
Koss QZPRO AmazonKoss QZPRO NOISE CANCELING HEADPHONE FUL...Koss QZPRO NOISE CANCELING HEADPHONE FULL SIZE FULLY COLLAPSIBLE
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$83.99
Koss QZPRO AmazonKoss R-80 Over Ear Headphones, Black
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$34.79
Koss QZPRO AmazonKoss QZPRO Active Noise Reduction Headph...Koss QZPRO Active Noise Reduction Headphone - Koss 184408
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$50.18
Koss QZPRO AmazonKoss QZ-99 Noise Reduction Stereophone
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$40.85
Koss QZPRO AmazonKoss Porta Pro On Ear Headphones with Ca...Koss Porta Pro On Ear Headphones with Case, Black / Silver
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$34.99
Koss QZPRO AmazonKoss BT540i Full Size Bluetooth Headphon...Koss BT540i Full Size Bluetooth Headphones, Black with Silver Trim
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$119.99
Koss QZPRO AmazonKoss Pro4S Full Size Studio Headphones, ...Koss Pro4S Full Size Studio Headphones, Black with Silver Trim
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$124.99
Koss QZPRO AmazonKoss QZ Buds in-Ear Active Noise Cancell...Koss QZ Buds in-Ear Active Noise Cancelling Earbuds, in-Line Microphone and Touch Remote Control, Monitor Mode, Carry Case Included, Wired with 3.5mm Plug, Black
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$99.99

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 QZPRO
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 QZPRO
3.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

1.2m

4.has a straight plug
?

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Koss QZPRO

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
?

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

90dB/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

32 Ohms

5.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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 QZPRO
6.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 QZPRO

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 QZPRO

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