50points

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x

53points

Fostex TH610

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
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Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x vs Fostex TH610

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Fostex TH610
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Fostex TH610
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53
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Why is Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x better than Fostex TH610?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 25g lighter
    350gvs375g
  • Has a straight plug

Why is Fostex TH610 better than Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    45000Hzvs42000Hz
  • 17 Ohms lower impedance
    25 Ohmsvs42 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • 2mm bigger driver unit
    55mmvs53mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Fostex TH610

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-W1000x
Fostex TH610

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-W1000x
Fostex TH610

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

4.weight

350g

375g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Fostex TH610

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

6.cable length

3m

3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

5Hz

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

2.highest frequency

42000Hz

45000Hz

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

3.sound pressure level

100dB/mW

98dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Fostex TH610

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

5.impedance

42 Ohms

25 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Fostex TH610

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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