74points

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT

69points

Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT

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Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT vs Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT

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Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT better than Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 112 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    38 Ohmsvs150 Ohms
  • 15h longer battery life
    ?

    40hvs25h
  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
    5vs4.1
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?

Why is Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT better than Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT?

  • 12000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs15Hz
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    107dB/mWvs99dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 10g lighter
    300gvs310g
  • 8mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs45mm
  • 2h shorter charge time
    ?

    5hvs7h
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Bluet...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$159.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-Ear Headphones(Renewed)
Amazon logo
$147.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Wireless Monitor...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Wireless Monitor Headphone Bundle with FiiO BTA10 Bluetooth Adapter for Audio Technica M-Series Headphones
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$169.90
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones (Renewed)
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$101.88
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Closed Back Head...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Closed Back Headphones Bundle with FiiO A1 Portable Headphone Amplifier (Silver), SLAPPA Full Sized Hardbody PRO Headphone Case and Blucoil 3.5mm Audio Extension Cable
Amazon logo
$163.90
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-...Audio Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-Ear Headphones Bundle with Knox Protective Headphone Case and Aluminum Stand (3 Items)
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$199.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio Technica ATH-M50XBT Wireless Bluet...Audio Technica ATH-M50XBT Wireless Bluetooth Headphones+Speaker+TWS Earbuds
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$218.90
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Hea...Audio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Headset
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$169.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint B...Audio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint Bluetooth Wireless Noise-Cancelling High-Resolution Audio Headphones, Black
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$149.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-SR50BT Bluetooth Wire...Audio-Technica ATH-SR50BT Bluetooth Wireless Over-Ear Headphones, Black
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$199.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT walmartAudio-Technica ATH M50x Professional Mon...Audio-Technica ATH M50x Professional Monitor Headphones, Available in Multiple Colors
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$149.00

Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT

ProductStorePrice
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT Amazonaudio-Technica Wireless Headphone "SOLID...audio-Technica Wireless Headphone "SOLID BASS" ATH-WS990BT BK (BLACK)【Japan Domestic genuine products】
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$237.99
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT Amazonaudio-Technica Wireless Headphone "SOLID...audio-Technica Wireless Headphone "SOLID BASS" ATH-WS990BT BRD (BLACK & RED)【Japan Domestic genuine products】
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$238.87
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT AmazonAudioTechnica ATH-WS990BT Wireless High-...AudioTechnica ATH-WS990BT Wireless High-Resolution Noise-Cancelling Over-Ear Headphones with Built-in Microphone and Control (Black)
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$249.00

Design

1.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-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
2.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-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
3.has a detachable cable
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

310g

300g

5.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

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Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

28000Hz

40000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

15Hz

5Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

99dB/mW

107dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

38 Ohms

150 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT

Power

1.Battery life
?

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.

Best

Cleer Enduro 100

100h

40h

25h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

7h

5h

4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Soul Electronics X-Tra

10

5

4.1

2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Jabra Engage 75 Stereo/Mono

150m

10m

10m

3.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
4.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-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Cleer Enduro 100

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
6.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

4.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-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT
6.warranty period
?

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

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

1

2

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Bluet...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$159.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-...Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-Ear Headphones(Renewed)
Amazon logo
$147.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Wireless Monitor...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Wireless Monitor Headphone Bundle with FiiO BTA10 Bluetooth Adapter for Audio Technica M-Series Headphones
Amazon logo
$169.90
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$101.88
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Closed Back Head...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Closed Back Headphones Bundle with FiiO A1 Portable Headphone Amplifier (Silver), SLAPPA Full Sized Hardbody PRO Headphone Case and Blucoil 3.5mm Audio Extension Cable
Amazon logo
$163.90
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-...Audio Technica ATH-M50xBT Wireless Over-Ear Headphones Bundle with Knox Protective Headphone Case and Aluminum Stand (3 Items)
Amazon logo
$199.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio Technica ATH-M50XBT Wireless Bluet...Audio Technica ATH-M50XBT Wireless Bluetooth Headphones+Speaker+TWS Earbuds
Amazon logo
$218.90
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Hea...Audio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Headset
Amazon logo
$169.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint B...Audio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint Bluetooth Wireless Noise-Cancelling High-Resolution Audio Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$149.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-SR50BT Bluetooth Wire...Audio-Technica ATH-SR50BT Bluetooth Wireless Over-Ear Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$199.99
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT walmartAudio-Technica ATH M50x Professional Mon...Audio-Technica ATH M50x Professional Monitor Headphones, Available in Multiple Colors
walmart logo
$149.00

Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT

ProductStorePrice
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT Amazonaudio-Technica Wireless Headphone "SOLID...audio-Technica Wireless Headphone "SOLID BASS" ATH-WS990BT BK (BLACK)【Japan Domestic genuine products】
Amazon logo
$237.99
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT Amazonaudio-Technica Wireless Headphone "SOLID...audio-Technica Wireless Headphone "SOLID BASS" ATH-WS990BT BRD (BLACK & RED)【Japan Domestic genuine products】
Amazon logo
$238.87
Audio Technica ATH-WS990BT AmazonAudioTechnica ATH-WS990BT Wireless High-...AudioTechnica ATH-WS990BT Wireless High-Resolution Noise-Cancelling Over-Ear Headphones with Built-in Microphone and Control (Black)
Amazon logo
$249.00

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