Audio-Technica ATH-M20xSony MDR-DS6500
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Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
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Audio-Technica ATH-M20x vs Sony MDR-DS6500: 18 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz

3. weight

260g lighter.
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g

4. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
45% have it

5. impedance

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.
47 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
66 Ohms

6. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
35% have it

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
69% have it

8. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
76% have it

9. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm

10. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
21% have it

11. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
40% have it

12. control panel placed on a device

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
17% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
63% have it

14. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
50% have it

16. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
83% have it

17. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m

18. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Sony MDR-DS6500
6% have it

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