SteelSeries Arctis Pro vs Yamaha PRO 500

SteelSeries Arctis Pro
vs
Yamaha PRO 500

The SteelSeries Arctis Pro and Yamaha PRO 500 headphones uncovers what you've been missing in your music. Based on our rating, Arctis Pro has a total rating of 7.6 out of 10 vs 7 out of 10 for PRO 500.

Advantages SteelSeries Arctis Pro over Yamaha PRO 500

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 10Hz vs 20Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 40KHz vs 20KHz
  • Built-in control buttons

Advantages Yamaha PRO 500 over SteelSeries Arctis Pro

  • Higher sensitivity: 106dB vs 102dB
  • Less weight: 13oz vs 15oz
  • Foldable design

Common features

  • Detachable cables
  • In-line control
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
SteelSeries Arctis Pro
7.6
Yamaha PRO 500
7
7
10
8
4
SteelSeries Arctis Pro

SteelSeries Arctis Pro review

May 14, 2020

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Common

Product

SteelSeries Arctis Pro
Yamaha PRO 500

Model

Arctis Pro
PRO 500

Brand

SteelSeries
Yamaha

Reviews

12349
107

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
50/1.9

Impedance, Ohm

32
23

Frequency response, Hz

10Hz-40KHz
20Hz-20KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

1
3

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

102
106

Magnet type

neodymium
neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

425/15
369/13

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
120/3.9

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
volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

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Bluetooth version

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has not

aptX

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has not

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

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has not

Bluetooth profiles

has not
has not

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

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Battery life, hrs

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Charging time, hrs

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Charging port

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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
Yamaha PRO 500
SteelSeries Arctis Pro
Yamaha PRO 500

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.6
  • 7
  • 7.6SteelSeries Arctis Pro
  • 7Yamaha PRO 500

The SteelSeries Arctis Pro is better headphones in this comparison. Check SteelSeries Arctis Pro price