48points

Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

35points

Grado SR60e

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Audio-Technica ATH-M50x vs Grado SR60e

Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M50x better than Grado SR60e?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs20Hz
  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has a coil cable
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Why is Grado SR60e better than Audio-Technica ATH-M50x?

  • 0.8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    99.8dB/mWvs99dB/mW
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • 161g lighter
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    124gvs285g
  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Mon...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Monitor Headphones + Fiio A1 Headphone Amp
Amazon logo
$176.90
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50X Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50X Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black, Professional Grade, Critically Acclaimed, with Detachable Cable
Amazon logo
$149.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica Headphones, Red, ATH-M50X...Audio-Technica Headphones, Red, ATH-M50X (ATHM50XRD)
Amazon logo
$288.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50XWH Professional S...Audio-Technica ATH-M50XWH Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, White
Amazon logo
$169.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x aliexpressLTGEM Hard Carrying Case for Audio-Techn...LTGEM Hard Carrying Case for Audio-Technica ATH-M50x/M50/M70X/M40x/M30x/M50xMG Professional Studio Monitor Headphones
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$10.27
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x aliexpressAudio Technica Iron Triangle ATH-M50x RD...Audio Technica Iron Triangle ATH-M50x RD Head-mounted Monitor M50XRD blue Limited Edition
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$303.00
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$4.52
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$3.61
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$8.54

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
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-M50x
Grado SR60e
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-M50x
Grado SR60e
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-M50x
Grado SR60e
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

285g

124g

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.

Sound quality

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-M50x
Grado SR60e
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-M50x
Grado SR60e
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

99.8dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
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.Battery life

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Audio-Technica ATH-M50x)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Grado SR60e)

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Grado SR60e)

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Grado SR60e)

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Grado SR60e)

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Grado SR60e)

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
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-M50x
Grado SR60e
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Grado SR60e)

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Grado SR60e
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Grado SR60e)

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Mon...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Monitor Headphones + Fiio A1 Headphone Amp
Amazon logo
$176.90
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50X Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50X Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black, Professional Grade, Critically Acclaimed, with Detachable Cable
Amazon logo
$149.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica Headphones, Red, ATH-M50X...Audio-Technica Headphones, Red, ATH-M50X (ATHM50XRD)
Amazon logo
$288.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50XWH Professional S...Audio-Technica ATH-M50XWH Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, White
Amazon logo
$169.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x aliexpressLTGEM Hard Carrying Case for Audio-Techn...LTGEM Hard Carrying Case for Audio-Technica ATH-M50x/M50/M70X/M40x/M30x/M50xMG Professional Studio Monitor Headphones
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$10.27
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x aliexpressAudio Technica Iron Triangle ATH-M50x RD...Audio Technica Iron Triangle ATH-M50x RD Head-mounted Monitor M50XRD blue Limited Edition
aliexpress logo
$303.00
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$4.52
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x aliexpressReplacement Ear Pads Earpads Cushion for...Replacement Ear Pads Earpads Cushion for Audio-Technica ATH-MSR7 ATH-MSR7BK ATH-M50x ATH-M40X ATH-M30 ATH-M50 M50s Headphones
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$3.61
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$8.54

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