Audio-Technica ATH-M30Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
Top 55%590 points
Top 55%
Top 49%666 points
Top 49%
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
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Audio-Technica ATH-M30 vs Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition: 17 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.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
35000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
20Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
5Hz

3. weight

225g lighter.
200g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
425g

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-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
48% 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.
65Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
32Ohms

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-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
33% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
100dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
97dB/mW

8. 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-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
73% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
25% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
31% have it

11. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
75% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
54% have it

13. 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-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
42% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
64% have it

15. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3.4m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
3m

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-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
87% have it

17. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Beyerdynamic DT 860 Edition
10% have it

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