Audio-Technica ATH-W5000Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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Audio-Technica ATH-W5000 vs Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear: 15 facts in comparison

1. 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-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
33% have it

2. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
73% have it

3. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
25% have it

4. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
31% have it

5. can be used as a headset

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
36% have it

6. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
53mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm

7. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
75% have it

8. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
54% have it

9. has an over-the-ear form

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-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
42% have it

10. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
16% have it

11. control panel placed on a device

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
14% have it

12. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
64% have it

13. has active noise canceling / noise reduction

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
13% have it

14. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
22% have it

15. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
8% have it

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