40points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

46points

Sennheiser HD 599

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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X vs Sennheiser HD 599

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Sennheiser HD 599

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X better than Sennheiser HD 599?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs12Hz
  • 12 Ohms lower impedance
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    38 Ohmsvs50 Ohms

Why is Sennheiser HD 599 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X?

  • 3500Hz higher high-frequency
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    38500Hzvs35000Hz
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    106dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 15g lighter
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    250gvs265g

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X AmazonAudio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...Audio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones,Black
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$119.99

Sennheiser HD 599

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$75.95

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Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone, I...Sennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone, Ivory
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$175.65
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
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$457.00
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
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$144.99
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation, Black and Silver(HD 4.50 BTNC)
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$169.99
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$96.49
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$399.95
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headpho...Sennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headphone
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$481.38
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 300 Pro Collapsible High-E...Sennheiser HD 300 Pro Collapsible High-End Monitoring Headphone + SLAPPA SL-HP-07 HardBody PRO Headphone Case
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$199.95
Sennheiser HD 599 aliexpressBT4.1 Wireless Bluetooth Adapter Wireles...BT4.1 Wireless Bluetooth Adapter Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Adapter For Sennheiser HD598 HD 598 599 579 569 Receiver aptX
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$43.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Sennheiser HD 599
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Sennheiser HD 599
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Sennheiser HD 599
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

265g

250g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Sennheiser HD 599
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.cable length

3m

3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

12Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

35000Hz

38500Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.sound pressure level

100dB/mW

106dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
4.impedance

38 Ohms

50 Ohms

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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Sennheiser HD 599
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Sennheiser HD 599
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
Sennheiser HD 599
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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