SteelSeries Arctis Pro vs Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

SteelSeries Arctis Pro
vs
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

We compared SteelSeries Arctis Pro to Audio-Technica ATH-M50x headphones based on looks, sound, performance, and tech. Based on our rating, Arctis Pro has a total rating of 7.6 out of 10 vs 8.3 out of 10 for ATH-M50x.

Advantages SteelSeries Arctis Pro over Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 10Hz vs 15Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 40KHz vs 28KHz
  • Higher sensitivity: 102dB vs 99dB
  • Built-in control buttons
  • In-line control buttons

Advantages Audio-Technica ATH-M50x over SteelSeries Arctis Pro

  • Less weight: 10oz vs 15oz
  • Foldable design

Common features

  • Detachable cables
Votes 11 11
Rating 4.9 4.9

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
SteelSeries Arctis Pro
7.6
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
8.3
7
10
8
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SteelSeries Arctis Pro

SteelSeries Arctis Pro review

May 14, 2020

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Common

Product

SteelSeries Arctis Pro
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

Model

Arctis Pro
ATH-M50x

Brand

SteelSeries
Audio-Technica

Reviews

20300
15298

General

Wearing style

over ear
over ear

Enclosure

closed back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

40/1.5
45/1.7

Impedance, Ohm

32
38

Frequency response, Hz

10Hz-40KHz
15Hz-28KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

1
0.3

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

102
99

Magnet type

neodymium
neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

425/15
285/10

Comfort

Adjustable headband

Foldable

Noise cancelling

Active noise cancelling

Adjustable noise cancelling level

Microphone

Built-in microphone

In-line microphone

Detachable microphone

Cables

Detachable cable

Audio cable length, cm/ft

300/9.8
300/9.8

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

App control

Control functions

volume, microphone volume, microphone on/off, ChatMix Dial

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

has not
has not

Bluetooth version

has not
has not

aptX

has not
has not

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

has not
has not

Bluetooth profiles

has not
has not

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

has not
has not

Battery life, hrs

has not
has not

Charging time, hrs

has not
has not

Charging port

has not
has not

Charging cable

has not
has not

Speed charge

has not
has not

Battery free listening mode

has not
has not

Battery level indicator

has not
has not

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

DTS Headphone:X

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

has not
has not

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

SteelSeries Arctis Pro
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x
SteelSeries Arctis Pro
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.6
  • 8.3
  • 7.6SteelSeries Arctis Pro
  • 8.3Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

The Audio-Technica ATH-M50x is better headphones in this comparison. Check Audio-Technica ATH-M50x price