49points

Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X

48points

Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p

88points

Sony MDR-100ABN

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Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
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Sony MDR-100ABN
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Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X vs Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p vs Sony MDR-100ABN

Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN
49
points
48
points
88
points

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X better than Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p & Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has included ear pads

Why is Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p better than Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X & Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • Weight
    120gvs150,290g

Why is Sony MDR-100ABN better than Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X & Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p?

  • Highest frequency
    40000Hzvs23000,20000Hz
  • Lowest frequency
    5Hzvs10,20Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

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 a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

3.weight

150g

120g

290g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

5.has included ear pads
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

23000Hz

20000Hz

40000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

10Hz

20Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

4.sound pressure level

102dB/mW

104dB/mW

103dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.impedance

34 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 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-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-WS33X
Beyerdynamic DTX 501 p
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.

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