44points

Audio-Technica ATH-M20

59points

Beats by Dre Solo HD

Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
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21 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M20 vs Beats by Dre Solo HD

Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M20 better than Beats by Dre Solo HD?

  • 5 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    40 Ohmsvs45 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 1.64m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.361m
  • Has a coil cable
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  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Beats by Dre Solo HD better than Audio-Technica ATH-M20?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    20Hzvs30Hz
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 70g lighter
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    160gvs230g
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M20

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M20 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M20x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M20x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black
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$49.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M20 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black
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$69.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M20 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-S200BTBK Bluetooth Wi...Audio-Technica ATH-S200BTBK Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headphones with Built-In Mic & Control, Black
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$69.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M20 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
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$119.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M20 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ANC7B QuietPoint Acti...Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7B QuietPoint Active Noise-Cancelling Closed-Back Headphones, Wired
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$97.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M20 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint A...Audio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint Active Noise-Canceling Headphones | Manufacturer Renewed - Black
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$59.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M20 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint B...Audio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint Bluetooth Wireless Noise-Cancelling High-Resolution Audio Headphones, Black
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$129.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M20 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ANC9 QuietPoint Activ...Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 QuietPoint Active Noise-Cancelling Headphones
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$199.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M20 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-CLR100iSBK SonicFuel ...Audio-Technica ATH-CLR100iSBK SonicFuel In-Ear Headphones with In-Line Microphone & Control, Black
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$14.95
Audio-Technica ATH-M20 AmazonAudio Technica ATH-EQ300M SV Silver | Ea...Audio Technica ATH-EQ300M SV Silver | Ear-Fit Headphones (Japan Import)
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$13.11

Beats by Dre Solo HD

ProductStorePrice
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Ep Wired On-Ear Headphones - Batte...Beats Ep Wired On-Ear Headphones - Battery Free For Unlimited Listening, Built In Mic And Controls - Red
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$91.00
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Solo 2 WIRED On-Ear Headphone NOT ...Beats Solo 2 WIRED On-Ear Headphone NOT WIRELESS - Black (Renewed)
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$109.00
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre Solo 3 On-Ear Headphone...Beats by Dr. Dre Solo 3 On-Ear Headphones with Bluetooth Wireless - Black (Renewed)
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$191.99
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Club Navy (Latest Model)
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$194.71
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Solo 3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones ...Beats Solo 3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Gloss Black (Renewed)
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$167.27
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Active Noise Cancelling, Transparency, 22 Hours Of Listening Time - Black
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$299.95
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonurBeats Wired Earphones With 3.5mm Plug ...urBeats Wired Earphones With 3.5mm Plug - Tangle Free Cable, Magnetic Earbuds, Built In Mic And Controls - Defiant Black-Red
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$50.99
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre EP On-Ear Headphones - ...Beats by Dr. Dre EP On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
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$63.56
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Gloss Black (Previous Model)
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$191.49
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling ...Beats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Active Noise Cancelling, 22 Hours Of Listening Time - White (Previous Model)
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$218.49

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
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-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
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-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

230g

160g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

30Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
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

98dB/mW

104dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.impedance

40 Ohms

45 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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
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.
3.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-M20
Beats by Dre Solo HD
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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