53points

Brainwavz M100

37points

Fostex TH-5

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Brainwavz M100 vs Fostex TH-5

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
53
points
Brainwavz M100
37
points
Fostex TH-5

Why is Brainwavz M100 better than Fostex TH-5?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs20Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 12 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs44 Ohms
  • 14dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

Why is Fostex TH-5 better than Brainwavz M100?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 22mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    30mmvs8mm
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
2.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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
3.has a detachable cable
?

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

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Jaybird Vista

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and consume less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
6.travel bag is included
?

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

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

22000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

12Hz

20Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

110dB/mW

96dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
?

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

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
5.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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

44 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5

Features

1.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.

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
2.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.

For example

Jaybird Vista

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
3.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz M100
Fostex TH-5

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