52points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

67points

Sony MDR-XB950N1

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X vs Sony MDR-XB950N1

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-XB950N1
52
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
67
points
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X better than Sony MDR-XB950N1?

  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    30000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 9 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    38 Ohmsvs47 Ohms
  • 25g lighter
    265gvs290g
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs40mm
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Sony MDR-XB950N1 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Can be folded
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  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

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$144.50

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$600.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonGRADO SR60e Prestige Series Wired Open-B...GRADO SR60e Prestige Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
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$79.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonPremium Over-Ear Headphone, Spadger CD99...Premium Over-Ear Headphone, Spadger CD990, Hi-Res Studio Certified, Professional DJ Stereo Monitor, Super Confortable, Extra Long Cable & Adapter Plug
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$55.99
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$291.89
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$149.00
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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. Show more

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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-XB950N1
3.has a detachable cable
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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-XB950N1
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

290g

5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-XB950N1
6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-XB950N1

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

20000Hz

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

20Hz

3.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

38 Ohms

47 Ohms

5.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

40mm

6.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
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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-XB950N1
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Features

1.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-XB950N1

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