51points

Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK

57points

Jays a-JAYS Four

87points

Sony MDR-ZX770BN

100points

Sony WH-1000XM3

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Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
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Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK vs Jays a-JAYS Four vs Sony MDR-ZX770BN vs Sony WH-1000XM3

Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK better than Jays a-JAYS Four & Sony MDR-ZX770BN & Sony WH-1000XM3?

  • Has a straight plug
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Jays a-JAYS Four better than Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK & Sony MDR-ZX770BN & Sony WH-1000XM3?

  • Weight
    14gvs120,245,255g
  • Impedance
    16 Ohmsvs34,23,47 Ohms
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has an in-ear form

Why is Sony MDR-ZX770BN better than Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK & Jays a-JAYS Four & Sony WH-1000XM3?

  • Has a noise canceling microphone

Why is Sony WH-1000XM3 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK & Jays a-JAYS Four & Sony MDR-ZX770BN?

  • Highest frequency
    40000Hzvs25000,21000,22000Hz
  • Lowest frequency
    4Hzvs10,20,8Hz
  • Sound pressure level
    104.5dB/mWvs103,96,98dB/mW
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has voice prompts
  • Has voice commands
  • Has USB Type-C

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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

120g

14g

245g

255g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

20Hz

8Hz

4Hz

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

25000Hz

21000Hz

22000Hz

40000Hz

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-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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

103dB/mW

96dB/mW

98dB/mW

104.5dB/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.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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

34 Ohms

16 Ohms

23 Ohms

47 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

4.Has USB Type-C
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

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

5.has voice prompts
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.

6.has voice commands
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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Miscellaneous

1.wireless charging
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Jays a-JAYS Four
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-1000XM3

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW

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