69points

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27

70points

Sony MDR-XB950N1

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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Audio Technica ATH-ANC27 vs Sony MDR-XB950N1

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-XB950N1
69
points
Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
70
points
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Why is Audio Technica ATH-ANC27 better than Sony MDR-XB950N1?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    33 Ohmsvs47 Ohms
  • 98g lighter
    192gvs290g
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-XB950N1 better than Audio Technica ATH-ANC27?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Price comparison

Sony MDR-XB950N1

Buy used:

$65.99

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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
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

192g

290g

5.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-XB950N1
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-XB950N1

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

20000Hz

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

20Hz

3.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.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.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

47 Ohms

5.driver unit size
?

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

40mm

40mm

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.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

Audio Technica ATH-ANC27
Sony MDR-XB950N1

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