43points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

61points

JBL J88

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
JBL J88
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X vs JBL J88

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
JBL J88
43
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
61
points
JBL J88

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X better than JBL J88?

  • 11000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs8Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 642g lighter
    265gvs907g
  • 3mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs50mm
  • 1.7m longer cable
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    3mvs1.3m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is JBL J88 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

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
JBL J88
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
JBL J88
3.has a detachable cable
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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-AD900X
JBL J88
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

907g

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
JBL J88
6.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
JBL J88

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

24000Hz

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

8Hz

3.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
JBL J88
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
?

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

50mm

6.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
JBL J88

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
JBL J88

Features

1.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
JBL J88

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