Audio-Technica ATH-M50RDBeats by Dre Powerbeats
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Top 45%
Top 67%432 points
Top 67%
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Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD vs Beats by Dre Powerbeats: 17 facts in comparison

1. weight

254g lighter.
284g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
30g

2. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
48% have it

3. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
33% have it

4. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
73% have it

5. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
31% have it

6. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
44% have it

7. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
36% have it

8. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
75% have it

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
54% have it

10. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
42% have it

11. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
42% have it

12. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
64% have it

13. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
8% have it

14. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
10% have it

15. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.12m

16. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
87% have it

17. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
33% have it

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