50points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

48points

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X vs Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
50
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
48
points
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X better than Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition?

  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 25g lighter
    265gvs290g

Why is Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs30000Hz
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs38 Ohms

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-AD700X
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
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-AD700X
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

290g

4.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

3m

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

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-Z1R

120000Hz

30000Hz

35000Hz

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

5Hz

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

96dB/mW

4.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

38 Ohms

32 Ohms

5.has a neodymium magnet
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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-AD700X
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

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-AD700X
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

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