Audio-Technica ATH-M50RDSennheiser CX 685 Sports
Top 27%498 points
Top 27%
Top 36%433 points
Top 36%
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
vs
Top specs and features

Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD vs Sennheiser CX 685 Sports: 21 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

2. lowest frequency

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

3. weight

184g lighter.

4. 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
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
49% have it

5. impedance

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

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
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
35% have it

7. sound pressure level

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

8. 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
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
73% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
31% have it

10. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
31% have it

11. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
74% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
44% have it

13. 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
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
55% have it

14. 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
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
42% have it

15. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
65% have it

16. 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
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
8% have it

17. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
10% have it

18. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

19. 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
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
33% have it

20. 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
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
87% have it

21. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
4% have it

Top 10 headphones

Add to comparison
  • Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
  • Sennheiser CX 685 Sports
Compare
This page is currently only available in English.