51points

Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

49points

Shure SRH550DJ

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Audio-Technica ATH-M30x vs Shure SRH550DJ

Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Shure SRH550DJ
51
points
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
49
points
Shure SRH550DJ

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M30x better than Shure SRH550DJ?

  • 15g lighter
    220gvs235g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 1m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs2m

Why is Shure SRH550DJ better than Audio-Technica ATH-M30x?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs15Hz
  • 13dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    109dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 15 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs47 Ohms
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm

Price comparison

Design

1.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-M30x
Shure SRH550DJ
2.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-M30x
Shure SRH550DJ
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

220g

235g

4.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Shure SRH550DJ
5.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

2m

6.has a straight plug
?

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Shure SRH550DJ

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

22000Hz

22000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

15Hz

5Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

96dB/mW

109dB/mW

4.has 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-M30x
Shure SRH550DJ
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

47 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.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.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

40mm

50mm

Connectivity

1.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-M30x
Shure SRH550DJ

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