72points

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27

50points

Quad ERA-1

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
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Audio Technica ATH-ANC27 vs Quad ERA-1

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Quad ERA-1
72
points
Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
50
points
Quad ERA-1

Why is Audio Technica ATH-ANC27 better than Quad ERA-1?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 12dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    106dB/mWvs94dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 228g lighter
    192gvs420g
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is Quad ERA-1 better than Audio Technica ATH-ANC27?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 13 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    20 Ohmsvs33 Ohms
  • 0.8m longer cable
    ?

    2mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Quad ERA-1
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Quad ERA-1
3.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Quad ERA-1
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 200

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Quad ERA-1
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Panasonic Technics EAH-AZ70W

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6.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

192g

420g

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

20000Hz

40000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

20Hz

10Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

106dB/mW

94dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

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Quad ERA-1
5.impedance
?

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

33 Ohms

20 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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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Quad ERA-1

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Quad ERA-1
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Quad ERA-1
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Quad ERA-1
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Quad ERA-1

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 400

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Quad ERA-1
2.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Bowers & Wilkins PI4

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Quad ERA-1
3.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 400

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Quad ERA-1
4.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 400

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Quad ERA-1
5.has an accelerometer
?

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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