51points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

65points

Sony MDR-Z7

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-Z7
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X vs Sony MDR-Z7

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-Z7
51
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
65
points
Sony MDR-Z7

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X better than Sony MDR-Z7?

  • 32 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    38 Ohmsvs70 Ohms
  • 70g lighter
    265gvs335g
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-Z7 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X?

  • 70000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    100000Hzvs30000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs5Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    102dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 17mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    70mmvs53mm
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

Buy used:

$144.50

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$91.25
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$178.95
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-A550Z Art Monitor Clo...Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z Art Monitor Closed-Back Dynamic Headphones
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$119.00
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 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Mon...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Monitor Headphones + Slappa Full Sized HardBody PRO Headphone Case (SL-HP-07)
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$163.90
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonShure SRH144 Semi-Open Portable Collapsi...Shure SRH144 Semi-Open Portable Collapsible Headphones
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$47.14
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Op...Audio Technica Audiophile ATH-AD2000X Open-Air Headphones
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$600.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Premium Open-Back Ov...beyerdynamic DT 990 Premium Open-Back Over-Ear Hi-Fi Stereo Headphones
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$199.00
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica Professional Open-Back Re...Audio-Technica Professional Open-Back Reference Headphones Black (ATH-R70X)
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$349.00
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$96.74
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$56.99

Sony MDR-Z7

Buy used:

$159.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Hea...Sony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Headphones Headphone (MDRZ7M2)
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$598.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDRZ1R Signature, Hi-Res Headphone,...Sony MDRZ1R Signature, Hi-Res Headphone, Black
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$1,798.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B)
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$298.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (Internati...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (International Version U.S. Warranty May not Apply)
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$239.99
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headp...SONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headphone, Black (International Version)
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$1,890.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR-Z7M2 High-Resolution Profession...Sony MDR-Z7M2 High-Resolution Professional Stereo Headphones with Hard Shell Case Kit
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$598.00
Sony MDR-Z7 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B) (Renewed)
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$129.99

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-AD700X
Sony MDR-Z7
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-Z7
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-Z7
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

335g

5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-Z7
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-Z7

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
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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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

4Hz

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

102dB/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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony MDR-Z7
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

70 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

70mm

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-Z7

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