48points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

53points

Meze 12 Classics

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Meze 12 Classics

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Meze 12 Classics
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
53
points
Meze 12 Classics

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Meze 12 Classics?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 11Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs16Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 45mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs8mm
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m

Why is Meze 12 Classics better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    101dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 32 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

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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.

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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.

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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.

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4.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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5.has an in-ear form
?

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

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6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

1.2m

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

24000Hz

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

16Hz

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

101dB/mW

4.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.

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5.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

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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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2.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.

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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
Meze 12 Classics
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.

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Meze 12 Classics

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