58points

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

37points

Technics RP-DH1200

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
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Audio-Technica ATH-M40x vs Technics RP-DH1200

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Technics RP-DH1200
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Technics RP-DH1200

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M40x better than Technics RP-DH1200?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Technics RP-DH1200 better than Audio-Technica ATH-M40x?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs15Hz
  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs40mm
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Technics RP-DH1200
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
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Technics RP-DH1200
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
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Technics RP-DH1200
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.can be folded
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Technics RP-DH1200
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
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Technics RP-DH1200
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.cable length

3m

3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

5Hz

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

24000Hz

30000Hz

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
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Technics RP-DH1200
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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Technics RP-DH1200
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.has a neodymium magnet
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Technics RP-DH1200
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.driver unit size

40mm

50mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
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Technics RP-DH1200
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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