65points
65points

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT

65points
93points

PowerLocus P6

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6
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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT vs PowerLocus P6

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT better than PowerLocus P6?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is PowerLocus P6 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT?

  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.1
  • 8g lighter
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    172gvs180g
  • 1.5h shorter charge time
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    2.5hvs4h
  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6
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
PowerLocus P6
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
PowerLocus P6
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
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PowerLocus P6
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

180g

172g

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

20000Hz

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
PowerLocus P6
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
PowerLocus P6
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.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
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

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
PowerLocus P6
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.Has USB Type-C
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
6.has a removable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6
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
PowerLocus P6
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.Has Bluetooth aptX
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC500BT
PowerLocus P6
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
PowerLocus P6
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
PowerLocus P6
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
PowerLocus P6
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
PowerLocus P6
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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