49points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X

45points

Sennheiser HD 599

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
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15 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X vs Sennheiser HD 599

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Sennheiser HD 599
49
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
45
points
Sennheiser HD 599

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X better than Sennheiser HD 599?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs12Hz
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    48 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 15g lighter
    235gvs250g

Why is Sennheiser HD 599 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X?

  • 13500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    38500Hzvs25000Hz
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    106dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

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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$97.85
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...Audio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones
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$137.75
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonPhilips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Ov...Philips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$59.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonPhilips Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air H...Philips Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
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$119.96
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-F...Audio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-Fidelity Gaming Headset
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$219.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black
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$68.95
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 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 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-ANC100BT QuietPoint W...Audio-Technica ATH-ANC100BT QuietPoint Wireless In-Ear Active Noise-Cancelling Headphones, Black
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$99.00
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

Sennheiser HD 599

Buy used:

$124.99

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone
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$149.95
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone
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$98.90
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 569 Closed Back Headphone
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$149.95
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headpho...Sennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headphone
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$249.99
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphones (old mode...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphones (old model)
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$99.95
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
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$199.93
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$299.00
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation, Black and Silver(HD 4.50 BTNC)
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$97.44
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonPhilips Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air H...Philips Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
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$119.96
Sennheiser HD 599 aliexpressBT4.1 Wireless Bluetooth Adapter Wireles...BT4.1 Wireless Bluetooth Adapter Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Adapter For Sennheiser HD598 HD 598 599 579 569 Receiver aptX
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$43.99

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. Show more

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Sennheiser HD 599
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
Sennheiser HD 599
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
Sennheiser HD 599
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

250g

5.can be folded
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Crusher ANC

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Sennheiser HD 599
6.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

3m

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

38500Hz

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

12Hz

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

106dB/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

50 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
Sennheiser HD 599

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Vert

Audio-Technica ATH-AD500X
Sennheiser HD 599
2.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
Sennheiser HD 599

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