43points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

48points

Philips SHL3160BK

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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X vs Philips SHL3160BK

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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
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Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X better than Philips SHL3160BK?

  • 13000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs8Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 21mm bigger driver unit
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    53mmvs32mm
  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Philips SHL3160BK better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X?

  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    107dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 128.9g lighter
    136.1gvs265g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

ProductStorePrice
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$144.50

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

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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.

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3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

136.1g

4.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

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Philips SHL3160BK
5.has an on-ear form
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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.

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6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

1.2m

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

8Hz

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

107dB/mW

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

32mm

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

24 Ohms

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.

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Philips SHL3160BK

Connectivity

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

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

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Philips SHL3160BK
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.

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Philips SHL3160BK

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