47points

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x

58points

Audio-Technica ATH-W5000

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
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Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x vs Audio-Technica ATH-W5000

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
47
points
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
58
points
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x better than Audio-Technica ATH-W5000?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-W5000 better than Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    45000Hzvs42000Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    102dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    40 Ohmsvs42 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 10g lighter
    340gvs350g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Price comparison

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-W1000x
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
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-W1000x
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

350g

340g

4.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000

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

42000Hz

45000Hz

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

5Hz

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

100dB/mW

102dB/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.

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
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

42 Ohms

40 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000

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