36points

Koss PortaPro KTC

47points

Sony MDR 7506

Koss PortaPro KTC
Comparison winner
Sony MDR 7506
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Koss PortaPro KTC vs Sony MDR 7506

Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506

Why is Koss PortaPro KTC better than Sony MDR 7506?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 3 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    60 Ohmsvs63 Ohms
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
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Why is Sony MDR 7506 better than Koss PortaPro KTC?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs15Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    106dB/mWvs101dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a coil cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Price comparison

Sony MDR 7506

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR 7506 AmazonSony MDR7506 Professional Large Diaphrag...Sony MDR7506 Professional Large Diaphragm Headphone (International Model) No Warranty
Amazon logo
$108.98
Sony MDR 7506 AmazonSony DJ Headphones (4334205465)
Amazon logo
$97.99
Sony MDR 7506 aliexpresssony mdr 7506 professional monitoring he...sony mdr 7506 professional monitoring headphone original from sony
aliexpress logo
$146.40
Sony MDR 7506 aliexpressExtraFine Merino Pure Wool Headband Cush...ExtraFine Merino Pure Wool Headband Cushion For SONY MDR 7506 V6 CD900ST CD700 Z V 700 Headphone Top Head Band Pad
aliexpress logo
$9.21
Sony MDR 7506 aliexpressReplacement Head Beam Headband Cushion H...Replacement Head Beam Headband Cushion Hook for Sony MDR-7506 MDR-V6 Headphone
aliexpress logo
$16.01
Sony MDR 7506 aliexpressLeather Replacement Ear Pads For Sony MD...Leather Replacement Ear Pads For Sony MDR-V6/MDR-7506/MDR-CD900ST Memory Foam Ear Cover Headphones Ew#
aliexpress logo
$2.49
Sony MDR 7506 aliexpressHeadphone Headband Replacement Head Beam...Headphone Headband Replacement Head Beam Headband Cushion Hook for Sony MDR-7506 MDR-V6 Headphone 2020
aliexpress logo
$12.33

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
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
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
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.has a detachable cable
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Koss PortaPro KTC)

230g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Sound quality

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
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.
3.has passive noise reduction
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
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.
5.sound pressure level

101dB/mW

106dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
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.Battery life

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Koss PortaPro KTC)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR 7506)

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Koss PortaPro KTC)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR 7506)

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Koss PortaPro KTC)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR 7506)

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Koss PortaPro KTC)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR 7506)

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Koss PortaPro KTC)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR 7506)

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Koss PortaPro KTC)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR 7506)

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Koss PortaPro KTC
Sony MDR 7506
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Koss PortaPro KTC)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony MDR 7506)

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

Sony MDR 7506

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR 7506 AmazonSony MDR7506 Professional Large Diaphrag...Sony MDR7506 Professional Large Diaphragm Headphone (International Model) No Warranty
Amazon logo
$108.98
Sony MDR 7506 AmazonSony DJ Headphones (4334205465)
Amazon logo
$97.99
Sony MDR 7506 aliexpresssony mdr 7506 professional monitoring he...sony mdr 7506 professional monitoring headphone original from sony
aliexpress logo
$146.40
Sony MDR 7506 aliexpressExtraFine Merino Pure Wool Headband Cush...ExtraFine Merino Pure Wool Headband Cushion For SONY MDR 7506 V6 CD900ST CD700 Z V 700 Headphone Top Head Band Pad
aliexpress logo
$9.21
Sony MDR 7506 aliexpressReplacement Head Beam Headband Cushion H...Replacement Head Beam Headband Cushion Hook for Sony MDR-7506 MDR-V6 Headphone
aliexpress logo
$16.01
Sony MDR 7506 aliexpressLeather Replacement Ear Pads For Sony MD...Leather Replacement Ear Pads For Sony MDR-V6/MDR-7506/MDR-CD900ST Memory Foam Ear Cover Headphones Ew#
aliexpress logo
$2.49
Sony MDR 7506 aliexpressHeadphone Headband Replacement Head Beam...Headphone Headband Replacement Head Beam Headband Cushion Hook for Sony MDR-7506 MDR-V6 Headphone 2020
aliexpress logo
$12.33

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