48points

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

58points

Sennheiser HD 4.30

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Audio-Technica ATH-M20x vs Sennheiser HD 4.30

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
48
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Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
58
points
Sennheiser HD 4.30

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M20x better than Sennheiser HD 4.30?

  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs18Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 249.4g lighter
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    190gvs439.4g
  • 1.6m longer cable
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    3mvs1.4m

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.30 better than Audio-Technica ATH-M20x?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
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    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 24dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    120dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 29 Ohms lower impedance
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    18 Ohmsvs47 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

190g

439.4g

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-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

18Hz

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

22000Hz

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-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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

96dB/mW

120dB/mW

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

47 Ohms

18 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-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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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