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Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

44points

Meze 99 Classics

Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
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Audio-Technica ATH-M50x vs Meze 99 Classics

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Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M50x better than Meze 99 Classics?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs25000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 5mm bigger driver unit
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    45mmvs40mm
  • Can be folded
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  • Has a coil cable
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Why is Meze 99 Classics better than Audio-Technica ATH-M50x?

  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    103dB/mWvs99dB/mW
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 25g lighter
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    260gvs285g

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

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Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Mon...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Monitor Headphones + Fiio A1 Headphone Amp
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$163.90
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones (Renewed)
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$139.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, White (Renewed)
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$148.00
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
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$149.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xWH Professional S...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xWH Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, White
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$169.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xMG Limited Editio...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xMG Limited Edition Professional Studio Monitor Headphones
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$410.08
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x walmartAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones
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$144.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Meze 99 Classics
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
Meze 99 Classics
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
Meze 99 Classics
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

285g

260g

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.
5.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Meze 99 Classics
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
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Meze 99 Classics
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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

25000Hz

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
Meze 99 Classics
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

99dB/mW

103dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
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Meze 99 Classics
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Meze 99 Classics
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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Meze 99 Classics
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
Meze 99 Classics
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.

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