78points

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT

79points

Sennheiser PXC 480

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
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Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT vs Sennheiser PXC 480

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480
78
points
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
79
points
Sennheiser PXC 480

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT better than Sennheiser PXC 480?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs23000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs17Hz
  • 7 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    38 Ohmsvs45 Ohms
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Why is Sennheiser PXC 480 better than Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT?

  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    109dB/mWvs99dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 85g lighter
    225gvs310g
  • 10h longer battery life
    ?

    50hvs40h
  • 4h shorter charge time
    ?

    3hvs7h
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • 0.2m longer cable
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    1.4mvs1.2m

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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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
Sennheiser PXC 480
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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
Sennheiser PXC 480
3.has a detachable cable
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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
Sennheiser PXC 480
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

310g

225g

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

28000Hz

23000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

17Hz

3.sound pressure level
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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

109dB/mW

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480
5.impedance
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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

45 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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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
Sennheiser PXC 480

Power

1.Battery life
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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

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

40h

50h

2.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480
3.charge time
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The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

7h

3h

4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480
5.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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

Sony WH-1000XM3

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480
4.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480
2.control panel placed on a device
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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
Sennheiser PXC 480
3.number of microphones
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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
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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
Sennheiser PXC 480
5.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Sennheiser PXC 480
6.warranty period
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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

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