52points

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK

36points

Koss PortaPro KTC

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK vs Koss PortaPro KTC

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK better than Koss PortaPro KTC?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    105dB/mWvs101dB/mW
  • 28 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs60 Ohms
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • 0.1m longer cable
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    1.3mvs1.2m
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is Koss PortaPro KTC better than Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs20Hz
  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Can be folded
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  • Has an on-ear form
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Price comparison

Koss PortaPro KTC

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Koss PortaPro KTC AmazonKoss Porta Pro KTC Ultimate Portable Hea...Koss Porta Pro KTC Ultimate Portable Headphone for iPod, iPhone and iPad
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$71.00
Koss PortaPro KTC AmazonKoss Porta Pro On Ear Headphones with Ca...Koss Porta Pro On Ear Headphones with Case, Black / Silver
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$34.99
Koss PortaPro KTC AmazonKoss Porta Pro Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear...Koss Porta Pro Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear Headphones, in-Line Microphone, Volume Control and Touch Remote, Adjustable Headband with Multi-Pivoting Ear Plates, Black
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$113.74
Koss PortaPro KTC AmazonKoss Porta Pro Limited Edition Black Gol...Koss Porta Pro Limited Edition Black Gold On-Ear Headphones, in-Line Microphone, Volume Control and Touch Remote Control, Includes Hard Carrying Case, Wired with 3.5mm Plug, Black and Gold
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$59.99
Koss PortaPro KTC AmazonKoss ProDj200 Studio Headphone - Black/S...Koss ProDj200 Studio Headphone - Black/Silver
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$49.99
Koss PortaPro KTC AmazonKoss Porta Pro with Microphone and Remot...Koss Porta Pro with Microphone and Remote On-Ear Headphones, in-Line Microphone and Touch Remote Control, Collapsible Design, Wired with 3.5mm Plug, Black and Silver
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$54.95
Koss PortaPro KTC AmazonKoss SportaPro Stereo Headphones, Standa...Koss SportaPro Stereo Headphones, Standard Packaging
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$24.10
Koss PortaPro KTC AmazonKoss Porta Pro Classic with Official Har...Koss Porta Pro Classic with Official Hard Carry Case
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$44.99
Koss PortaPro KTC AmazonKOSS 185141 KTXPro1 On-Ear Headphones
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$23.10
Koss PortaPro KTC AmazonKoss KSC75 Portable Stereophone Headphon...Koss KSC75 Portable Stereophone Headphones, Single, Standard Packaging White/Gray
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$18.69

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
3.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
4.has an in-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
5.has an on-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC
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.
A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

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

20000Hz

25000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC
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.
5.sound pressure level

105dB/mW

101dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

60 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.

Power

1.has a removable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC23BK
Koss PortaPro KTC
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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