50points

Audio-Technica ATH-M50

60points

Creative SXFI Air

Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
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36 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50 vs Creative SXFI Air

Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
50
points
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
60
points
Creative SXFI Air

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M50 better than Creative SXFI Air?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs20Hz
  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 54g lighter
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    284gvs338g
  • Can be folded
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  • Has a coil cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Creative SXFI Air better than Audio-Technica ATH-M50?

  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • 5mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs45mm
  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50

Buy used:

$279.90

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
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
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
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
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

284g

338g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

20Hz

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

28000Hz

20000Hz

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
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
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)
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
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.impedance

38 Ohms

32 Ohms

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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.supports Wi-Fi
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
6.has a mute function
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Miscellaneous

1.has a removable microphone
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Creative SXFI Air
The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50

Buy used:

$279.90

ProductStorePrice
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Amazon logo
$179.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$128.00
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$162.00
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$143.11
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$134.95
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Amazon logo
$233.81
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Amazon logo
$149.00
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$47.37
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$69.00

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