43points

Audio-Technica ATH-T400

59points

Philips Fidelio M1MKII

90points

Sony MDR-1000X

100points

Sony WH-1000XM3

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Audio-Technica ATH-T400 vs Philips Fidelio M1MKII vs Sony MDR-1000X vs Sony WH-1000XM3

Audio-Technica ATH-T400
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
Sony MDR-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM3
Audio-Technica ATH-T400
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
Sony MDR-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM3

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-T400 better than Philips Fidelio M1MKII & Sony MDR-1000X & Sony WH-1000XM3?

    Why is Philips Fidelio M1MKII better than Audio-Technica ATH-T400 & Sony MDR-1000X & Sony WH-1000XM3?

    • Impedance
      16 Ohmsvs40,46,47 Ohms
    • Has a tangle free cable
    • Sweat resistant
    • Has an on-ear form

    Why is Sony MDR-1000X better than Audio-Technica ATH-T400 & Philips Fidelio M1MKII & Sony WH-1000XM3?

      Why is Sony WH-1000XM3 better than Audio-Technica ATH-T400 & Philips Fidelio M1MKII & Sony MDR-1000X?

      • Weight
        255gvs260,561,275g
      • Has a battery level indicator
      • Has voice prompts
      • Has voice commands
      • Has USB Type-C

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      Design

      1.has stereo speakers
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      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-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      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-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

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

      4.weight

      260g

      561g

      275g

      255g

      Best

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      3g

      5.can be folded
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

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

      6.has a tangle free cable
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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      Sound quality

      1.highest frequency

      23000Hz

      28000Hz

      40000Hz

      40000Hz

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

      Best

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      120000Hz

      2.lowest frequency

      15Hz

      6Hz

      4Hz

      4Hz

      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

      3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

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

      For example

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      4.sound pressure level

      105dB/mW

      107dB/mW

      103dB/mW

      104.5dB/mW

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

      Best

      AKG K553 Pro

      144dB/mW

      5.driver unit size

      53mm

      40mm

      39.8mm

      40mm

      The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

      Best

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      106mm

      6.has a neodymium magnet
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      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 battery level indicator
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

      2.has a rechargeable battery
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      The battery can be recharged and used over again.

      3.has a removable battery
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

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

      For example

      Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

      4.Has USB Type-C
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

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      Connectivity

      1.Can be used wirelessly
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

      2.has a 3.5mm male connector
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

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

      3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      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.

      4.Has WiFi
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      The device can connect to WiFi.

      For example

      Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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      Features

      1.control panel placed on a device
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      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.

      2.can be used as a headset
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      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.

      3.has an in-line control panel
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

      4.has a noise canceling microphone
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

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

      For example

      Microsoft Surface Headphones

      5.has voice prompts
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.

      6.has voice commands
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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      Miscellaneous

      1.wireless charging
      Audio-Technica ATH-T400
      Philips Fidelio M1MKII
      Sony MDR-1000X
      Sony WH-1000XM3

      The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

      For example

      Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW

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