52points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

49points

Sony XBA-4

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
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18 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X vs Sony XBA-4

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony XBA-4
52
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
49
points
Sony XBA-4

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X better than Sony XBA-4?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    30000Hzvs28000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony XBA-4 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs5Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 30 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    8 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • 257g lighter
    8gvs265g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X

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$144.50

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
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$91.25
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-F...Audio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-Fidelity Gaming Headset
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$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 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Hea...Audio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Headset
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$169.00
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 AmazonGhostek Cannon Wireless Bluetooth Headph...Ghostek Cannon Wireless Bluetooth Headphones | Enhanced Open-Back Design | Premium Over-Ear Comfort | Black
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$74.98
Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X AmazonShure SRH144 Semi-Open Portable Collapsi...Shure SRH144 Semi-Open Portable Collapsible Headphones
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$47.14

Sony XBA-4

ProductStorePrice
Sony XBA-4 AmazonSONY XBA-N3AP Stereo in-Ear Headphones
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$299.00
Sony XBA-4 AmazonSony XBA-300AP In-ear Balanced Armature ...Sony XBA-300AP In-ear Balanced Armature Headphones
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$229.00
Sony XBA-4 AmazonSony XBA-40/S Silver | Quad Balanced Arm...Sony XBA-40/S Silver | Quad Balanced Armature In-Ear Headphones (Japanese Import)
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$211.68
Sony XBA-4 AmazonSony XBA-Z5 Balanced Armature Hi-Res Aud...Sony XBA-Z5 Balanced Armature Hi-Res Audio Stereo Ear Receiver (Japan Import)
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$545.00
Sony XBA-4 AmazonSony XBAH1 Hybrid 2-Way Driver In-Ear He...Sony XBAH1 Hybrid 2-Way Driver In-Ear Headphones
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$197.95
Sony XBA-4 AmazonSONY h.ear in canal type earphone High-R...SONY h.ear in canal type earphone High-Resolution sound with remote control microphone viridian Blue MDR-EX750AP / L
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$67.90
Sony XBA-4 AmazonSony Digital Noise Cancelling in-Ear Hea...Sony Digital Noise Cancelling in-Ear Headphones with Built-in Microphone (Compatible with Sony Devices) - Black
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$58.99
Sony XBA-4 AmazonSONY Sealed Type Inner Ear Receiver MDR-...SONY Sealed Type Inner Ear Receiver MDR-XB75AP B (Black)【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】
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$67.98
Sony XBA-4 AmazonSony XBA-A2 Hybrid Balanced Armature in-...Sony XBA-A2 Hybrid Balanced Armature in-Ear Headphone
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$375.11
Sony XBA-4 AmazonSony In-Ear Monitor Headphones MDR-EX450...Sony In-Ear Monitor Headphones MDR-EX450-H (Chrome Grey)
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$85.41

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 XBA-4
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 XBA-4
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

8g

4.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony XBA-4
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 XBA-4
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X
Sony XBA-4

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

28000Hz

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

108dB/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 XBA-4
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

8 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

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 XBA-4

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 XBA-4

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