80points

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

49points

Etymotic hf5

92points

Parrot Zik 3.0

92points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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Etymotic hf5
Parrot Zik 3.0
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Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT vs Etymotic hf5 vs Parrot Zik 3.0 vs Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Etymotic hf5
Parrot Zik 3.0
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Etymotic hf5
Parrot Zik 3.0
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Why is Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT better than Etymotic hf5 & Parrot Zik 3.0 & Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • Lowest frequency
    5Hzvs20,20,18Hz

Why is Etymotic hf5 better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT & Parrot Zik 3.0 & Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • Weight
    28gvs310,270,221.1g
  • Has an in-ear form

Why is Parrot Zik 3.0 better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT & Etymotic hf5 & Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • Has a noise canceling microphone
  • Has a removable battery

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT & Etymotic hf5 & Parrot Zik 3.0?

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    Design

    1.has stereo speakers
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    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-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    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

    310g

    28g

    270g

    221.1g

    Best

    Sony MDR-EX150AP

    3g

    4.has a detachable cable
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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

    5.has an in-ear form
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    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.can be folded
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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

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    Sound quality

    1.lowest frequency

    5Hz

    20Hz

    20Hz

    18Hz

    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

    45000Hz

    15000Hz

    22000Hz

    22000Hz

    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-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

    4.has a neodymium magnet
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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

    5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    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.

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    Power

    1.has a battery level indicator
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

    2.has a rechargeable battery
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

    3.has a removable battery
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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

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    Connectivity

    1.Can be used wirelessly
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

    2.has a 3.5mm male connector
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    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-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    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-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    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-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    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.can be used as a headset
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

    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.

    3.has a noise canceling microphone
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Etymotic hf5
    Parrot Zik 3.0
    Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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

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