53points

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25

37points

Etymotic mc5

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25 vs Etymotic mc5

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Etymotic mc5

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25 better than Etymotic mc5?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    20000Hzvs15000Hz
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 32mm bigger driver unit
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    40mmvs8mm
  • Can be folded
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an on-ear form
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  • 32.4mm bigger diaphragm
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    40mmvs7.6mm

Why is Etymotic mc5 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs20 Ohms
  • Has an in-ear form
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
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 a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
4.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
5.has an in-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
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.
6.has an on-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
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.

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

15000Hz

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-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
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-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
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

100dB/mW

100dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a removable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Etymotic mc5
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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