65points

Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

42points

Koss JR 900

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Audio-Technica ATH-M50x vs Koss JR 900

Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M50x better than Koss JR 900?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    15Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Can be folded
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has a coiled cord

Why is Koss JR 900 better than Audio-Technica ATH-M50x?

  • 28 Ohms lower impedance
    10 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900

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
Koss JR 900

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
Koss JR 900

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

4.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

5.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

6.has a coiled cord
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

20Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

4.impedance

38 Ohms

10 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

5.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

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Power

1.has a removable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Koss JR 900

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.

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