43points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

46points

Grado GR8

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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X vs Grado GR8

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GR8
43
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
46
points
Grado GR8

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X better than Grado GR8?

  • 15000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 82 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    38 Ohmsvs120 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 1.7m longer cable
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    3mvs1.3m
  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Grado GR8 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 18dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    118dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 256g lighter
    9gvs265g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

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$144.50

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-AD900X
Grado GR8
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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-AD900X
Grado GR8
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

9g

4.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GR8
5.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-AD900X
Grado GR8
6.has an in-ear form
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The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GR8

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

35000Hz

20000Hz

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

20Hz

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

118dB/mW

4.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-AD900X
Grado GR8
5.impedance
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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

120 Ohms

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GR8

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