34points

Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5IS

59points

Urbanista New York

Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5IS
Urbanista New York
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Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5IS vs Urbanista New York

Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5IS
Urbanista New York

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5IS better than Urbanista New York?

  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    100dB/mWvs94dB/mW
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 224g lighter
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    10gvs234g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has an earbud form
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is Urbanista New York better than Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5IS?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • 32mm bigger driver unit
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    40mmvs8mm
  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Can be folded
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5IS
Urbanista New York
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.sweat resistance
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Urbanista New York
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

10g

234g

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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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Urbanista New York
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.can be folded
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Urbanista New York
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
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Urbanista New York
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
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Urbanista New York
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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Urbanista New York
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.
3.sound pressure level

100dB/mW

94dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
4.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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
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Urbanista New York
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

40mm

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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5IS
Urbanista New York
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
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Urbanista New York
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
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Urbanista New York
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Urbanista New York
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5IS
Urbanista New York
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5IS
Urbanista New York
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.
4.supports Wi-Fi
Audio-Technica ATH-CKX5IS
Urbanista New York
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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Urbanista New York
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
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Urbanista New York
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
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Urbanista New York
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-CKX5IS
Urbanista New York
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
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Urbanista New York
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.

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