79points

Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT

62points

Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1

61points

Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a

87points

Sony MDR-XB950B1

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Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT vs Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1 vs Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a vs Sony MDR-XB950B1

Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Why is Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT better than Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1 & Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

    Why is Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1 better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT & Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

    • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
    • Has a straight plug
    • Has an on-ear form

    Why is Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT & Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1 & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

    • Weight
      11gvs300,100,245g
    • Impedance
      16 Ohmsvs35,130,24 Ohms
    • Has a tangle free cable
    • Sweat resistant
    • Has an in-ear form

    Why is Sony MDR-XB950B1 better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT & Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1 & Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a?

    • Lowest frequency
      3Hzvs5,10,18Hz
    • Has a neodymium magnet

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    Design

    1.has stereo speakers
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.weight

    300g

    100g

    11g

    245g

    Best

    Sony MDR-EX150AP

    3g

    4.has a detachable cable
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

    5.can be folded
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

    6.has an in-ear form
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.

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    Sound quality

    1.lowest frequency

    5Hz

    10Hz

    18Hz

    3Hz

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

    Best

    Sony MH1CBLK

    1Hz

    2.highest frequency

    40000Hz

    20000Hz

    23000Hz

    28000Hz

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

    Best

    Sony MDR-Z1R

    120000Hz

    3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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

    100dB/mW

    105dB/mW

    118dB/mW

    105dB/mW

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

    Best

    AKG K553 Pro

    144dB/mW

    5.driver unit size

    45mm

    36mm

    14.2mm

    40mm

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

    Best

    Audeze LCD2 Classic

    106mm

    6.has a neodymium magnet
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

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    Power

    1.has a battery level indicator
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

    2.has a rechargeable battery
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

    3.has a removable battery
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

    For example

    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

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    Connectivity

    1.Can be used wirelessly
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

    2.has a 3.5mm male connector
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.Has WiFi
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The device can connect to WiFi.

    For example

    Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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    Features

    1.control panel placed on a device
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.

    2.has an in-line control panel
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

    3.can be used as a headset
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

    4.has a noise canceling microphone
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR7BT
    Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
    Polk Audio UltraFit 3000a
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

    For example

    Microsoft Surface Headphones

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