Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BKStreet by 50 Active Noise Control
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Street by 50 Active Noise Control
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Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK vs Street by 50 Active Noise Control: 18 facts in comparison

1. weight

1.24kg lighter.
120g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
1.36kg

2. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
33% have it

3. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
73% have it

4. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
31% have it

5. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
44% have it

6. can be used as a headset

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
36% have it

7. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
40mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm

8. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
75% have it

9. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
32% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
54% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
42% have it

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
16% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
64% have it

14. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
13% have it

15. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
22% have it

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

17. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
87% have it

18. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
6% have it

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