56points

Audio-Technica ATH-EW9

87points

Sony MDR-ZX770BN

44points

Yurbuds Explore Talk

Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
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Audio-Technica ATH-EW9 vs Sony MDR-ZX770BN vs Yurbuds Explore Talk

Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-EW9 better than Sony MDR-ZX770BN & Yurbuds Explore Talk?

  • Weight
    33gvs245,141g
  • Can be folded
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Sony MDR-ZX770BN better than Audio-Technica ATH-EW9 & Yurbuds Explore Talk?

  • Lowest frequency
    8Hzvs14,20Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device

Why is Yurbuds Explore Talk better than Audio-Technica ATH-EW9 & Sony MDR-ZX770BN?

  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Sweat resistant
  • Has an in-ear form

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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.has a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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

4.weight

33g

245g

141g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has an in-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

14Hz

8Hz

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

24000Hz

22000Hz

20000Hz

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
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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.driver unit size

28mm

40mm

15mm

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 active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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 rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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.

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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-EW9
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Yurbuds Explore Talk

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

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