Panasonic RP HTX7 (White) comparison

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Panasonic RP HTX7 (White)

Panasonic RP HTX7 (White)
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Audio-Technica ATH-M30

Audio-Technica ATH-M30
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JVC Flats (Black)

JVC Flats (Black)
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Koss PortaPro (with Case)

Koss PortaPro (with Case)
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Audio-Technica ATH-M50

Audio-Technica ATH-M50
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Price $29 to $49 at 7 stores $42 to $277 at 5 stores $9 to $17 at 6 stores $36 at 1 store $139 to $249 at 3 stores
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4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.6 (4.0 stars)
Average user rating 4.5 stars out of 2 reviews 4.5 stars out of 4 reviews 4.0 stars out of 2 reviews 4.0 stars out of 122 reviews 4.5 stars out of 28 reviews
Release date November 18, 2008 March 12, 2004 November 22, 2010 January 01, 1984 December 05, 2009
The Bottom Line While their sound and design may not appeal to everyone, the Panasonic RP-HTX7s are excellent entry-level over-the-ear headphones that are a good bargain. While they're not in the same league as the step-up ATH-M50 headphones, the Audio-Technica ATH-M30 set costs a lot less and offers impressive performance and decent build quality for the money. Though they look a little cheap, the JVC Flats are lightweight, comfortable on-ear headphones that sound surprisingly good for sub-$15 headphones. Koss hit a home run with the PortaPros. Love or hate the design, there's no denying the sound quality here: they're the ideal companion for mobile audiophiles and home theater enthusiasts. The Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Professional Studio Monitor Headphones are among the best available for less than $200, offering excellent sound and build quality.

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Packaged Quantity 1
1
1
1
1
Sound Output Mode Stereo
Stereo
Stereo
Stereo
Stereo
Color White
Info unavailable Black
Info unavailable Info unavailable
Connectivity Technology Wired
Wired
Wired
Wired
Wired
Recommended Use Portable audio system
Home audio system
Professional audio system
Info unavailable Cellular phone
Portable audio system
Portable audio system
Home audio system
Info unavailable
Headphones Form Factor Full size
Info unavailable Info unavailable On-ear
Full size
Manufacturer Warranty Info unavailable 1 year warranty
Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable
Product Type Headphones - Wired
- Wired
- Wired
Headphones - Wired
Headphones - Wired
Remote Control None
None
None
None
None
Audio Specifications Frequency Response 7 - 22000 Hz - Sensitivity 99 dB/mW - Impedance 40 Ohm
Frequency Response 20 - 20000 Hz - Sensitivity 100 dB/mW - Impedance 65 Ohm
Frequency Response 12 - 24000 Hz - Sensitivity 103 dB/mW - Impedance 32 Ohm
Frequency Response 15 - 25000 Hz - Sensitivity 101 dB/mW - Impedance 60 Ohm
Frequency Response 15 - 28000 Hz - Sensitivity 99 dB - Impedance 38 Ohm
Product Description Panasonic RP HTX7 - Headphones
Audio-Technica ATH M30
JVC HA S160-B
Koss PortaPro - Headphones
Audio-Technica ATH M50 - Headphones
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