42points

Audio-Technica ATH-WS77

38points

Fostex TH-7

Comparison winner
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77
Fostex TH-7
vs
vs

12 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-WS77 vs Fostex TH-7

Audio-Technica ATH-WS77
Fostex TH-7
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77
Fostex TH-7

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-WS77 better than Fostex TH-7?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 85g lighter
    175gvs260g
  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
    47 Ohmsvs70 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has an L-shaped plug

Why is Fostex TH-7 better than Audio-Technica ATH-WS77?

  • Has a straight plug
  • Has an on-ear form

Videos

Powered by

Top specs and features

relevant

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77
Fostex TH-7

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-WS77
Fostex TH-7

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

175g

260g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has an L-shaped plug
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77
Fostex TH-7

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

5.has a straight plug
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77
Fostex TH-7

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

6.has an on-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77
Fostex TH-7

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.

relevant

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

20Hz

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

25000Hz

20000Hz

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.impedance

47 Ohms

70 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

relevant

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77
Fostex TH-7

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

Top 10 headphones

Add to comparison
    This page is currently only available in English.