65points
65points

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT

63points
75points

Avantree TWS120

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Comparison winner
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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT vs Avantree TWS120

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT better than Avantree TWS120?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 15h longer battery life
    ?

    20hvs5h
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 58 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs90 Ohms
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is Avantree TWS120 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT?

  • 24dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    120dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • Sweat resistance
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  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.1
  • 168g lighter
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    12gvs180g
  • 3 more microphone(s)
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    4vs1
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has an accelerometer
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Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ANC500BTNV QuietPoint...Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BTNV QuietPoint Wireless Active Noise-Cancelling Headphones, Navy
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$99.00
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$29.99
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$9.12
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$28.99
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$11.99
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$4.90

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
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 an over-the-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

180g

12g

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.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
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.
3.sound pressure level

96dB/mW

120dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

90 Ohms

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.

Power

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has a removable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
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.has a noise-canceling microphone
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
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.
5.Has voice prompts
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
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.
6.has a mute function
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Avantree TWS120
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ANC500BTNV QuietPoint...Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BTNV QuietPoint Wireless Active Noise-Cancelling Headphones, Navy
Amazon logo
$99.00
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT aliexpress2.5mm BALANCED 8-core braid Audio Cable ...2.5mm BALANCED 8-core braid Audio Cable For Audio technica ATH-WS99BT OX5 S700BT MSR7SE M50xBT SR50BT SR50 ANC500BT Headphones
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$29.99
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT aliexpressEar Covers Ear Pads For Audio Technica A...Ear Covers Ear Pads For Audio Technica ATH ANC500BT ATH-ANC500BT Headphone Replacement Earpads Ear-cushions
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$9.12
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$28.99
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$11.99
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$4.90

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