55points

Audio-Technica ATH-EW9

45points

Sennheiser HD 700

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Audio-Technica ATH-EW9 vs Sennheiser HD 700

Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sennheiser HD 700
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sennheiser HD 700

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-EW9 better than Sennheiser HD 700?

  • 237g lighter
    33gvs270g
  • 121 Ohms lower impedance
    29 Ohmsvs150 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Can be folded
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Sennheiser HD 700 better than Audio-Technica ATH-EW9?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    44000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    8Hzvs14Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • 12mm bigger driver unit
    40mmvs28mm
  • 1.4m longer cable
    3mvs1.6m
  • Has an open-back design

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sennheiser HD 700

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-EW9
Sennheiser HD 700

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

33g

270g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sennheiser HD 700

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-EW9
Sennheiser HD 700

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

6.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sennheiser HD 700

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

14Hz

8Hz

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

24000Hz

44000Hz

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-EW9
Sennheiser HD 700

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

For example

RHA TrueConnect

4.sound pressure level

105dB/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

28mm

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-EW9
Sennheiser HD 700

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-EW9
Sennheiser HD 700

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

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