65points
65points

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT

44points
26points

Pioneer SE-MJ591

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT vs Pioneer SE-MJ591

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT better than Pioneer SE-MJ591?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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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 a battery level indicator
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  • Has voice prompts
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Why is Pioneer SE-MJ591 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT?

  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 12dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    108dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 10g lighter
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    170gvs180g
  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has a straight plug
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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
Pioneer SE-MJ591
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

180g

170g

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

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

40000Hz

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-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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.sound pressure level

96dB/mW

108dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

32 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

1.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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.
4.supports Wi-Fi
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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
Pioneer SE-MJ591
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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.
4.Has voice prompts
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
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.
5.has a mute function
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has voice commands
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
Pioneer SE-MJ591
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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