43points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

51points

Philips SHQ5200

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Philips SHQ5200
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X vs Philips SHQ5200

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Philips SHQ5200
43
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
51
points
Philips SHQ5200

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X better than Philips SHQ5200?

  • 14000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs21000Hz
  • 13Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs18Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs40mm
  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Philips SHQ5200 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X?

  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    101dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 166g lighter
    99gvs265g
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

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
Philips SHQ5200
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
Philips SHQ5200
3.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Philips SHQ5200
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

99g

5.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
Philips SHQ5200
6.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Philips SHQ5200

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

21000Hz

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

18Hz

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

101dB/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
Philips SHQ5200

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
Philips SHQ5200

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