51points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

62points

Sony MDR-1AM2

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X vs Sony MDR-1AM2

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
51
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
62
points
Sony MDR-1AM2

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X better than Sony MDR-1AM2?

  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 13.13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs39.87mm
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-1AM2 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X?

  • 70000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    100000Hzvs30000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs5Hz
  • 22 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 77.89g lighter
    187.11gvs265g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 1.4m longer cable
    ?

    4.4mvs3m

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

Buy used:

$144.50

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
Amazon logo
$91.25
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-F...Audio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-Fidelity Gaming Headset
Amazon logo
$178.95
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X 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-AD700X Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Premium Open-Back Ov...beyerdynamic DT 990 Premium Open-Back Over-Ear Hi-Fi Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$199.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Op...Audio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Open-Air Headphones
Amazon logo
$600.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Open-Back Reference Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$291.89
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
Amazon logo
$144.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-A550Z Art Monitor Clo...Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z Art Monitor Closed-Back Dynamic Headphones
Amazon logo
$119.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X 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

Sony MDR-1AM2

Buy used:

$159.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B)
Amazon logo
$298.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)...Sony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)?Japan Domestic Genuine Products? ?Ships from Japan?
Amazon logo
$197.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Hea...Sony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Headphones Headphone (MDRZ7M2)
Amazon logo
$598.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (Internati...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (International Version U.S. Warranty May not Apply)
Amazon logo
$239.99
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Silver (Internat...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Silver (International Version U.S. warranty may not apply)
Amazon logo
$309.90
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR7520 Professional Studio Headpho...Sony MDR7520 Professional Studio Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$291.89
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony - H900N Hi-Res Noise Cancelling Wir...Sony - H900N Hi-Res Noise Cancelling Wireless Headphone Grayish Black Renewed
Amazon logo
$75.95
Sony MDR-1AM2 walmartSony MDR-1AM2 - Headphones with mic - fu...Sony MDR-1AM2 - Headphones with mic - full size - wired - 3.5 mm jack - black
walmart logo
$298.00

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-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
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-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
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-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
5.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 200

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
6.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

187.11g

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

30000Hz

100000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

3Hz

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

98dB/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.

For example

Panasonic Technics EAH-AZ70W

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

38 Ohms

16 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

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 M1570

106mm

53mm

39.87mm

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Hexgears E001 HexBand BT

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
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-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
4.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2

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.

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
2.control panel placed on a device
?

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

For example

Sol Republic Soundtrack Wireless

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
3.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2
4.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-AD700X
Sony MDR-1AM2

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

Buy used:

$144.50

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
Amazon logo
$91.25
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-F...Audio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-Fidelity Gaming Headset
Amazon logo
$178.95
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X 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
Amazon logo
$59.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Premium Open-Back Ov...beyerdynamic DT 990 Premium Open-Back Over-Ear Hi-Fi Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$199.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Op...Audio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Open-Air Headphones
Amazon logo
$600.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-R70x Professional Open-Back Reference Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$291.89
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
Amazon logo
$144.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-A550Z Art Monitor Clo...Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z Art Monitor Closed-Back Dynamic Headphones
Amazon logo
$119.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X 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
aliexpress logo
$56.99

Sony MDR-1AM2

Buy used:

$159.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B)
Amazon logo
$298.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)...Sony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)?Japan Domestic Genuine Products? ?Ships from Japan?
Amazon logo
$197.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Hea...Sony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Headphones Headphone (MDRZ7M2)
Amazon logo
$598.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (Internati...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (International Version U.S. Warranty May not Apply)
Amazon logo
$239.99
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Silver (Internat...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Silver (International Version U.S. warranty may not apply)
Amazon logo
$309.90
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR7520 Professional Studio Headpho...Sony MDR7520 Professional Studio Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$291.89
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony - H900N Hi-Res Noise Cancelling Wir...Sony - H900N Hi-Res Noise Cancelling Wireless Headphone Grayish Black Renewed
Amazon logo
$75.95
Sony MDR-1AM2 walmartSony MDR-1AM2 - Headphones with mic - fu...Sony MDR-1AM2 - Headphones with mic - full size - wired - 3.5 mm jack - black
walmart logo
$298.00

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