51points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

65points

Sony MDR-Z1R

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-Z1R
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18 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X vs Sony MDR-Z1R

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-Z1R
51
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
65
points
Sony MDR-Z1R

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X better than Sony MDR-Z1R?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 26 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    38 Ohmsvs64 Ohms
  • 120g lighter
    265gvs385g
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-Z1R better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X?

  • 90000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    120000Hzvs30000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs5Hz
  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 17.1mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    70.1mmvs53mm
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

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-Z1R
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-Z1R
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-Z1R
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

385g

5.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-Z1R
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-Z1R

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

120000Hz

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

4Hz

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

100dB/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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

38 Ohms

64 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

70.1mm

6.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-Z1R

Connectivity

1.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-Z1R

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