48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

58points

Marshall Major II

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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16 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Marshall Major II

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Marshall Major II
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
58
points
Marshall Major II

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Marshall Major II?

  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs99dB/mW
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    48 Ohmsvs64 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs40mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Marshall Major II better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

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$99.00
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$56.99

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
Marshall Major II
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
Marshall Major II
3.has a detachable cable
?

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
Marshall Major II
4.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Marshall Major II
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
Marshall Major II
6.Has a coil cable
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A coil cable offers more flexibility, as it can be further extended when in use, as well as retracted to take up less space when not in use.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Marshall Major II

Sound quality

1.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

99dB/mW

2.has passive noise reduction
?

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
Marshall Major II
3.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

64 Ohms

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
?

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
Marshall Major II

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
Marshall Major II

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
Marshall Major II
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
Marshall Major II

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