46points

Audio-Technica ATH-M50

36points

Sennheiser HD 300

Audio-Technica ATH-M50
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Audio-Technica ATH-M50 vs Sennheiser HD 300

Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser HD 300

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M50 better than Sennheiser HD 300?

  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs18Hz
  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 2m longer cable
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    3.4mvs1.4m
  • Has a coil cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sennheiser HD 300 better than Audio-Technica ATH-M50?

  • 19dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    118dB/mWvs99dB/mW
  • 20 Ohms lower impedance
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    18 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • 102g lighter
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    182gvs284g
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATHM50XBT Wireless Blueto...Audio-Technica ATHM50XBT Wireless Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$179.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leadin...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control, Silver
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$278.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones (Renewed)
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$139.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M40x Renewed
Amazon logo
$94.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, White (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$148.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-Ear Headphones(Renewed)
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$162.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
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$119.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M40x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M40x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones + Slappa Full Sized HardBody PRO Headphone Case (SL-HP-07)
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$108.90
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBB Limited Editio...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBB Limited Edition Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Blue
Amazon logo
$219.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio Technica ATH-M50X BT Bluetooth Wir...Audio Technica ATH-M50X BT Bluetooth Wireless Headphones Bundle with Knox Gear Wooden Stand and Protective Case Bundle (3 Items)
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$196.99

Sennheiser HD 300

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 300 AmazonSennheiser HD 300 Closed Back, Around Ea...Sennheiser HD 300 Closed Back, Around Ear Headphone
Amazon logo
$49.95
Sennheiser HD 300 walmartSennheiser HD 25 PLUS Headphones (HD25 P...Sennheiser HD 25 PLUS Headphones (HD25 Plus, w/Nylon Case)
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$75.41

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser HD 300
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
Sennheiser HD 300
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
Sennheiser HD 300
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
Sennheiser HD 300
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

284g

182g

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
Sennheiser HD 300
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

18Hz

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
Sennheiser HD 300
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
Sennheiser HD 300
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.sound pressure level

99dB/mW

118dB/mW

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

38 Ohms

18 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.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser HD 300
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser HD 300
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser HD 300
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
Sennheiser HD 300
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser HD 300
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
4.Has voice prompts
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser HD 300
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.
5.has a mute function
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser HD 300
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has voice commands
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser HD 300
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATHM50XBT Wireless Blueto...Audio-Technica ATHM50XBT Wireless Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$179.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leadin...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control, Silver
Amazon logo
$278.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$139.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M40x Renewed
Amazon logo
$94.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, White (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$148.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-Ear Headphones(Renewed)
Amazon logo
$162.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
Amazon logo
$119.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M40x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M40x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones + Slappa Full Sized HardBody PRO Headphone Case (SL-HP-07)
Amazon logo
$108.90
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBB Limited Editio...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBB Limited Edition Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Blue
Amazon logo
$219.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio Technica ATH-M50X BT Bluetooth Wir...Audio Technica ATH-M50X BT Bluetooth Wireless Headphones Bundle with Knox Gear Wooden Stand and Protective Case Bundle (3 Items)
Amazon logo
$196.99

Sennheiser HD 300

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 300 AmazonSennheiser HD 300 Closed Back, Around Ea...Sennheiser HD 300 Closed Back, Around Ear Headphone
Amazon logo
$49.95
Sennheiser HD 300 walmartSennheiser HD 25 PLUS Headphones (HD25 P...Sennheiser HD 25 PLUS Headphones (HD25 Plus, w/Nylon Case)
walmart logo
$75.41

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