56points

Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A

57points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
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Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A vs Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6?

  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 60g lighter
    170gvs230g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Can be folded
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A?

  • 12 Ohms lower impedance
    30 Ohmsvs42 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • 0.05m longer cable
    1.25mvs1.2m

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

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-ESW9A
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

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

170g

230g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

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-ESW9A
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

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

6.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

20Hz

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

35000Hz

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-ESW9A
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

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

97dB/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

42mm

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-ESW9A
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

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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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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Features

1.has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

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

2.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

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.

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