62points

Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW

79points

Harman Kardon Fly BT

Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
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Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW vs Harman Kardon Fly BT

Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW better than Harman Kardon Fly BT?

  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has Bluetooth aptX
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  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.1
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 2.4mm bigger driver unit
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    11mmvs8.6mm
  • 25000Hz higher high-frequency
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    45000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 9.1g lighter
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    8gvs17.1g
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    100dB/mWvs94dB/mW

Why is Harman Kardon Fly BT better than Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW?

  • Sweat resistance
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 2h longer battery life
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    8hvs6h
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Has voice prompts
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Design

1.sweat resistance
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.is dustproof and water-resistant
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
5.has an in-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
6.weight

8g

17.1g

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 active noise cancellation (noise control)
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
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.
2.has passive noise reduction
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
4.lowest frequency

5Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
5.driver unit size

11mm

8.6mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
6.highest frequency

45000Hz

20000Hz

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

Microphone

1.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Power

1.Battery life

6h

8h

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 battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has wireless charging
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.Has Bluetooth aptX
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
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.
2.Bluetooth version

5

4.1

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.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
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.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
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.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
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.
3.has voice commands
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
4.has a mute function
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.Has voice prompts
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
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.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.has an open-back design
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
3.impedance

16 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.
4.has a tangle free cable
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
5.has a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW
Harman Kardon Fly BT
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.

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