Audio-Technica ATH-M50

14 Reasons why Audio-Technica ATH-M50 is better

than the average

1.Notably higher high-frequency
28000Hzvs 25213Hz (the average)
vs 100000Hz (best: Sony MDR-1ABT)
The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
2.Substantially lower low-frequency
15Hzvs 38Hz (the average)
vs 1Hz (best: Sony MH1CBLK)
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.Noticeably lower impedance
38Ohmsvs 42Ohms (the average)
vs 4Ohms (best: Flips Solo 2 Social)
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.
4.Has sound isolation / passive noise reduction
Yesvs No (51% don't have it)
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
5.Has a neodymium magnet
Yesvs No (64% don't have it)
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.Appreciably bigger driver unit
45mmvs 34mm (the average)
vs 100mm (best: Audeze EL-8 Titanium)
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
7.Has an over-the-ear form
Yesvs No (58% don't have it)
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.
8.Has a coiled cord
Yesvs No (91% don't have it)
A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
9.Significantly longer cable
3.4mvs 1.7m (the average)
vs 6m (best: AKG Q 701)
A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
10.They come with a mini jack-jack adapter
When you need to plug them into a mixer or something like that. Always comes in handy
Very durable and comfortable for an extended period of time. Solos snap extremely easily
12.Visually Unique Design
Few headphones are made from wood. This makes them unique in that no two pairs are exactly the same.
13.They stretch A LOT
So they can fit every head size
14.Excellent build quality
Headpad is very soft and comfortable, the sewing is perfect, inner headband is made of metal so it will broke easily, and finally the earcup foam also very soft, comfortable and giving better outside noise sealing.
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