Audio-Technica ATH-M20x vs Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
vs
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro

We compared Audio-Technica ATH-M20x to Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro headphones based on looks, sound, performance, and tech. Both headphones have the same overall rating of 7.

Advantages Audio-Technica ATH-M20x over Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro

  • Less weight: 6.7oz vs 12.6oz
  • Foldable design
  • Detachable cables

Advantages Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro over Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 5Hz vs 15Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 35KHz vs 20KHz

Common features

  • Identical sensitivity 96dB
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
7
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro
7
10
6
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x review

May 27, 2020

Let’s view a model of Japanese audio brand Audio-Technica ATH-M20x that represents over ear cl...

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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro review

May 18, 2020

This Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro review includes the information about features and my own impression of...

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Common

Product

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro

Model

ATH-M20x
DT 990 Pro

Brand

Audio-Technica
Beyerdynamic

Reviews

6396
5732

General

Wearing style

over ear
over ear

Enclosure

closed back
open back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

40/1.5

Impedance, Ohm

47
80, 250

Frequency response, Hz

15Hz-20KHz
5Hz-35KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.2

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

96
96

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

190/6.7
360/12.6

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
6.35

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

App control

Control functions

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

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

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7
  • 7
  • 7Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
  • 7Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro

The Audio-Technica ATH-M20x is better headphones in this comparison. Check Audio-Technica ATH-M20x price