57points

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

65points

Sony MDR-X10

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
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25 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70 vs Sony MDR-X10

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
57
points
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
65
points
Sony MDR-X10

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70 better than Sony MDR-X10?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-X10 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs10Hz
  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    29000Hzvs25000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 62dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    106dB/mWvs44dB/mW
  • 546 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs570 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

Sony MDR-X10

Buy used:

$109.99

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
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-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
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-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has a tangle free cable
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

3Hz

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

25000Hz

29000Hz

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-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
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-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
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

44dB/mW

106dB/mW

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

570 Ohms

24 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 battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
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-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

1

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-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
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 an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
Sony MDR-X10
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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