43points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

54points

Pioneer SE-DIR800C

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X vs Pioneer SE-DIR800C

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Pioneer SE-DIR800C
43
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
54
points
Pioneer SE-DIR800C

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X better than Pioneer SE-DIR800C?

  • 13000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs12Hz
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs40mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Pioneer SE-DIR800C better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X?

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

    32 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 15g lighter
    250gvs265g
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

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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

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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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Pioneer SE-DIR800C
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

250g

4.has a straight plug
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Pioneer SE-DIR800C
5.has an open-back design
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The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.

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Pioneer SE-DIR800C

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

12Hz

3.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

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

40mm

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.

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Pioneer SE-DIR800C

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Pioneer SE-DIR800C
2.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Pioneer SE-DIR800C

Connectivity

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Pioneer SE-DIR800C
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
Pioneer SE-DIR800C

Features

1.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.

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Pioneer SE-DIR800C

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