43points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

80points

Panasonic RZ-S500W

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
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31 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X vs Panasonic RZ-S500W

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
43
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
80
points
Panasonic RZ-S500W

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X better than Panasonic RZ-S500W?

  • 15000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 45mm bigger driver unit
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    53mmvs8mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Panasonic RZ-S500W better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

Buy used:

$144.50

ProductStorePrice
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$148.99
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
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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
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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
Panasonic RZ-S500W
3.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
5.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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
Panasonic RZ-S500W

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.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
Panasonic RZ-S500W
4.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

8mm

5.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
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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
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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
Panasonic RZ-S500W

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
3.Has USB Type-C
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The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction. Show more

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
4.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Hexgears E001 HexBand BT

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Panasonic RZ-S500W

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
2.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
Panasonic RZ-S500W
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
4.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
3.has a noise-cancelling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
4.Has voice prompts
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With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
5.has voice commands
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You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W
6.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

For example

Bowers & Wilkins PI4

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Panasonic RZ-S500W

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

Buy used:

$144.50

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X walmartAudio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...Audio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones
walmart logo
$148.99
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X aliexpress10 Pair Replace headband pad for Audio t...10 Pair Replace headband pad for Audio technica ATH-AD500X ATH-AD700X ATH-AD900X ATH-AD1000X ATH-AD2000X headphones Maintenance
aliexpress logo
$56.99

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