59points

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

37points

Sennheiser HD 559

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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70 vs Sennheiser HD 559

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559
59
points
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
37
points
Sennheiser HD 559

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70 better than Sennheiser HD 559?

  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs14Hz
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 559 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
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    26000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 64dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs44dB/mW
  • 520 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    50 Ohmsvs570 Ohms
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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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-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559
3.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559
4.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-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559
5.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559
6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

25000Hz

26000Hz

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

10Hz

14Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

44dB/mW

108dB/mW

4.impedance
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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

570 Ohms

50 Ohms

5.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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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-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559

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-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559
3.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sennheiser HD 559

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