53points

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25

65points

Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25 vs Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25 better than Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 96g lighter
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    104gvs200g
  • Can be folded
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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  • Has a removable battery
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Why is Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear better than Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has Bluetooth aptX
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  • Has a mute function
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
4.weight

104g

200g

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-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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

20000Hz

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
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a removable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.Has Bluetooth aptX
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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.
3.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
4.has a mute function
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC25
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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