55points

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7

53points

Sony MDR 7506

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
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20 facts in comparison

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7 vs Sony MDR 7506

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506

Why is Audio Technica ATH-MSR7 better than Sony MDR 7506?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs10Hz
  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 28 Ohms lower impedance
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    35 Ohmsvs63 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • 5mm bigger driver unit
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    45mmvs40mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
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Why is Sony MDR 7506 better than Audio Technica ATH-MSR7?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    106dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 60g lighter
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    230gvs290g
  • Can be folded
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  • Has a coil cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Price comparison

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7

Buy used:

$199.99

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Sony MDR 7506

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$19.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506
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-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506
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-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

290g

230g

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-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

10Hz

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

40000Hz

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-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506
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

100dB/mW

106dB/mW

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

35 Ohms

63 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
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506
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
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506
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-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506
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 an in-line control panel
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
Sony MDR 7506
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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