35points

Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5

44points

Sony MDR-7550

Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5
Sony MDR-7550
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Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5 vs Sony MDR-7550

Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5
Sony MDR-7550

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5 better than Sony MDR-7550?

  • Has an earbud form
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-7550 better than Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5?

  • 12Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs15Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 8mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    16mmvs8mm
  • 3g lighter
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    7gvs10g
  • 0.4m longer cable
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    1.6mvs1.2m

Price comparison

Sony MDR-7550

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Sony MDR-7550 AmazonSony MDR-AS600BT by Sony
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$130.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5
Sony MDR-7550
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.weight

10g

7g

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-CKX5
Sony MDR-7550
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-CKX5
Sony MDR-7550
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-CKX5
Sony MDR-7550
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
6.cable length

1.2m

1.6m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

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

22000Hz

28000Hz

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

100dB/mW

108dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
4.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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5
Sony MDR-7550
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.driver unit size

8mm

16mm

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

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5
Sony MDR-7550
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-CKX5
Sony MDR-7550
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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