43points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

41points

Grado SR225i

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X vs Grado SR225i

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado SR225i
43
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
41
points
Grado SR225i

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X better than Grado SR225i?

  • 13000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs40mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 1.5m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.5m

Why is Grado SR225i better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X?

  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 95g lighter
    170gvs265g
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

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
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$144.50

Grado SR225i

Buy used:

$400.03

ProductStorePrice
Grado SR225i AmazonGRADO SR225e Prestige Series Wired Open-...GRADO SR225e Prestige Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
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$200.00
Grado SR225i AmazonGRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open B...GRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open Back Stereo Headphones
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$99.00
Grado SR225i AmazonGRADO SR125e Prestige Series Wired Open-...GRADO SR125e Prestige Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
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$150.00
Grado SR225i AmazonGRADO SR325e Stereo Headphones, Wired, D...GRADO SR325e Stereo Headphones, Wired, Dynamic Drivers, Open Back Design
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$295.00
Grado SR225i AmazonGrado Prestige Series SR125i Headphones ...Grado Prestige Series SR125i Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$308.99
Grado SR225i AmazonGrado GR8 In-Ear Headphones (Discontinue...Grado GR8 In-Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$548.06
Grado SR225i AmazonGrado GR10 In-ear Headphones (Discontinu...Grado GR10 In-ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$799.49

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 SR225i
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-AD900X
Grado SR225i
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

170g

4.has an on-ear form
?

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado SR225i
5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

1.5m

6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Grado SR225i

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

22000Hz

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

98dB/mW

4.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

32 Ohms

5.driver unit size
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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

40mm

6.has a neodymium magnet
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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-AD900X
Grado SR225i

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 SR225i

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