Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT vs Jabra Elite 85h

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
vs
Jabra Elite 85h

What are the main differences between the Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT vs Jabra Elite 85h and which headphones is better for you considering specs and features? Based on our rating, both headphones have the same overall rating of 7.5.

Advantages Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT over Jabra Elite 85h

  • Better high limit of frequency response: 28KHz vs 20KHz
  • Foldable design
  • In-line control buttons
  • Touch control
  • Longer battery life: 40 hours vs 36 hours
  • Battery free listening mode available

Advantages Jabra Elite 85h over Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 10Hz vs 15Hz
  • Less weight: 10.4oz vs 10.9oz
  • Active noise cancellation
  • Allows you to move the noise-canceling level up or down

Common strengths

  • Wired mode available
  • Detachable cable
  • Headphones with built-in controls
  • Voice control available
  • App control
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Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
7.5
Jabra Elite 85h
7.5
10
7
10
10
9
8
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Common

Product

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Jabra Elite 85h

Model

ATH-M50xBT
Elite 85h

Brand

Audio-Technica
Jabra

Reviews

16727
699

General

Wearing style

over ear
over ear

Enclosure

closed back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

45/1.7
40/1.5

Impedance, Ohm

38

Frequency response, Hz

15Hz-28KHz
10Hz-20KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

99

Magnet type

rare earth

Weight (headphones), g/oz

310/10.9
295/10.4

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

120/3.9
120/3.9

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

Google Assistant, Siri
Google Assistant, Siri, Amazon Alexa

App control

Control functions

volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track, fast forward/rewind, microphone on/off
volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track, fast forward/rewind,noise cancelling, voice assistant

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth version

5.0
5.0

aptX

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

Bluetooth profiles

A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP
A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP, PBAP, SPP

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

rechargable
rechargable

Battery life, hrs

40
36 (41 without noise cancelling)

Charging time, hrs

7

Charging port

micro USB
USB-C

Charging cable

micro USB to USB-A
USB-C to USB-A

Speed charge

Battery free listening mode

Battery level indicator

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

HearThrough

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Jabra Elite 85h
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Jabra Elite 85h

Headphones CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.5
  • 7.5
  • 7.5Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
  • 7.5Jabra Elite 85h

The Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT is better headphones in this comparison. Check Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT price

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