36points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

33points

Grado GS1000e

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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X vs Grado GS1000e

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X better than Grado GS1000e?

  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs8Hz
  • 0.2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs99.8dB/mW
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 3mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs50mm
  • 47g lighter
    ?

    265gvs312g
  • 1m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs2m

Why is Grado GS1000e better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X?

  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs38 Ohms

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X AmazonAudio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...Audio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones,Black
Amazon logo
$211.50
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$11.99
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$9.31
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$8.53
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$24.25
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$9.60

Grado GS1000e

ProductStorePrice
Grado GS1000e AmazonGRADO GS1000e Statement Series Wired Ope...GRADO GS1000e Statement Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$995.00
Grado GS1000e AmazonGRADO RS2e Reference Series Wired Open-B...GRADO RS2e Reference Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$495.00
Grado GS1000e AmazonGRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open B...GRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open Back Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$99.00
Grado GS1000e AmazonGRADO PS500e Professional Series Wired O...GRADO PS500e Professional Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$595.00
Grado GS1000e AmazonGrado GT220 True Wireless Stereo (TWS) B...Grado GT220 True Wireless Stereo (TWS) Bluetooth in-Ear Headphones/Ear-Buds
Amazon logo
$259.00
Grado GS1000e AmazonGRADO GW100 Wireless Bluetooth Headphone...GRADO GW100 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Open Back and On Ear
Amazon logo
$508.96
Grado GS1000e aliexpress1 Pair Earpad Over-Ear Ear Pads Cup Foam...1 Pair Earpad Over-Ear Ear Pads Cup Foam Cushions Earphones Cover for Grado GS1000i GS1000e RS1i RS2i SR60 PS1000 PS1000e PS500
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$4.35
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$10.95
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$4.36
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$4.07

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

265g

312g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Sound quality

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

35000Hz

35000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
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.
5.sound pressure level

100dB/mW

99.8dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

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The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

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The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

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Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

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Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado GS1000e
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

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1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X AmazonAudio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...Audio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones,Black
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$211.50
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$11.99
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$9.31
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$8.53
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$24.25
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$9.60

Grado GS1000e

ProductStorePrice
Grado GS1000e AmazonGRADO GS1000e Statement Series Wired Ope...GRADO GS1000e Statement Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$995.00
Grado GS1000e AmazonGRADO RS2e Reference Series Wired Open-B...GRADO RS2e Reference Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$495.00
Grado GS1000e AmazonGRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open B...GRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open Back Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$99.00
Grado GS1000e AmazonGRADO PS500e Professional Series Wired O...GRADO PS500e Professional Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$595.00
Grado GS1000e AmazonGrado GT220 True Wireless Stereo (TWS) B...Grado GT220 True Wireless Stereo (TWS) Bluetooth in-Ear Headphones/Ear-Buds
Amazon logo
$259.00
Grado GS1000e AmazonGRADO GW100 Wireless Bluetooth Headphone...GRADO GW100 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Open Back and On Ear
Amazon logo
$508.96
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$4.35
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$4.36
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$4.07

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