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Audio-Technica ATH-W5000

Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
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Audio-Technica ATH-W5000 review: specs and price

Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
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Why is Audio-Technica ATH-W5000 better than the average?

  • Highest frequency
    45000Hzvs24212.37Hz
  • Lowest frequency
    5Hzvs14.85Hz
  • Driver unit size
    53mmvs30.91mm
  • Cable length
    3mvs1.65m
  • Diaphragm size
    53.3mmvs31.02mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000

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-W5000

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.weight

340g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a tangle free cable
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

5.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000

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

6.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000

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

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

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

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

102dB/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 a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000

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

5.impedance

40 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.driver unit size

53mm

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

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

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