52points

Audio-Technica ATH-M50

55points

Sennheiser PX 100-IIi

Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
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Audio-Technica ATH-M50 vs Sennheiser PX 100-IIi

Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M50 better than Sennheiser PX 100-IIi?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs27000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 2.2m longer cable
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    3.4mvs1.2m
  • Has a coil cable
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Why is Sennheiser PX 100-IIi better than Audio-Technica ATH-M50?

  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    114dB/mWvs99dB/mW
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 199g lighter
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    85gvs284g
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an on-ear form
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Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Bluet...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones, Black, With Exceptional Clarity, Comfort, And 40 hr Battery
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$179.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Mon...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Monitor Headphones + Slappa Full Sized HardBody PRO Headphone Case (SL-HP-07)
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$164.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
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$120.44
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-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, White (Renewed)
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$128.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-F...Audio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-Fidelity Gaming Headset
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$289.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M40x Renewed
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$89.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-MSR7GM SonicPro Over-...Audio-Technica ATH-MSR7GM SonicPro Over-Ear High-Resolution Audio Headphones, Gun Metal Gray
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$249.95
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$96.49
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi...AKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi-Open, Professional Studio Headphones
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$67.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
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 PX 100-IIi
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 PX 100-IIi
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 PX 100-IIi
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

284g

85g

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 PX 100-IIi
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

15Hz

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

27000Hz

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 PX 100-IIi
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 PX 100-IIi
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

114dB/mW

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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
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
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
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
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-M50
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
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 PX 100-IIi
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
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
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
Sennheiser PX 100-IIi
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Bluet...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones, Black, With Exceptional Clarity, Comfort, And 40 hr Battery
Amazon logo
$179.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Mon...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Monitor Headphones + Slappa Full Sized HardBody PRO Headphone Case (SL-HP-07)
Amazon logo
$164.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Ope...Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Audiophile Open-Air Headphones
Amazon logo
$120.44
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-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, White (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$128.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-F...Audio-Technica ATH-ADG1X Open Air High-Fidelity Gaming Headset
Amazon logo
$289.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M40x Renewed
Amazon logo
$89.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-MSR7GM SonicPro Over-...Audio-Technica ATH-MSR7GM SonicPro Over-Ear High-Resolution Audio Headphones, Gun Metal Gray
Amazon logo
$249.95
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
Amazon logo
$96.49
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi...AKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi-Open, Professional Studio Headphones
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$67.00

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