Audio-Technica ATH-W5000Sennheiser RS 170
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Audio-Technica ATH-W5000 vs Sennheiser RS 170: 16 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

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

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

3. 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.

4. 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
Sennheiser RS 170
35% have it

5. sound pressure level

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

6. 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
Sennheiser RS 170
73% have it

7. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser RS 170
26% have it

8. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser RS 170
31% have it

9. 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.

10. 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
Sennheiser RS 170
74% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser RS 170
44% have it

12. 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
Sennheiser RS 170
55% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser RS 170
15% have it

14. 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
Sennheiser RS 170
42% have it

15. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser RS 170
65% have it

16. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Sennheiser RS 170
7% have it

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