41points

Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i

46points

Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD

Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD
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Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i vs Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD

Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i better than Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD?

  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    106dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 2g lighter
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    6gvs8g
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD better than Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
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    4Hzvs5Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 0.5mm bigger driver unit
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    13.5mmvs13mm
  • Has a tangle free cable
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
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.
3.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
4.has an in-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD
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.
5.has a tangle free cable
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

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

25000Hz

25000Hz

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-CKS99i
Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

106dB/mW

105dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD
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

16 Ohms

16 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.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS99i
Sony MDR-XB60EX/GLD
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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