69points

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS

76points

SoundMagic MP21

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
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29 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS vs SoundMagic MP21

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21
69
points
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
76
points
SoundMagic MP21

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS better than SoundMagic MP21?

  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs97dB/mW
  • 4mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    13mmvs9mm
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • 0.1m longer cable
    ?

    1.3mvs1.2m
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Why is SoundMagic MP21 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs20Hz
  • 20 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    12 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 18g lighter
    8gvs26g
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

26g

8g

4.sweat resistant
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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SoundMagic MP21
6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

20000Hz

22000Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

20Hz

15Hz

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

105dB/mW

97dB/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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SoundMagic MP21
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

12 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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21

Power

1.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21
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-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21
2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

4.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC33iS
SoundMagic MP21

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