SteelSeries Arctis 5 vs Marshall Major III

SteelSeries Arctis 5
vs
Marshall Major III

What is the difference between SteelSeries Arctis 5 and Marshall Major III? Find out which is better and their overall performance in the headphones ranking. Based on our rating, both headphones have the same overall rating of 7.

Advantages SteelSeries Arctis 5 over Marshall Major III

  • Built-in control buttons

Advantages Marshall Major III over SteelSeries Arctis 5

  • Higher sensitivity: 99dB vs 98dB
  • Less weight: 6.2oz vs 12.5oz
  • Foldable design

Common strengths

  • Equal frequency response 20Hz-20KHz
  • Detachable cable
  • In-line controls
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
SteelSeries Arctis 5
7
Marshall Major III
7
7
10
8
6
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Common

Product

SteelSeries Arctis 5
Marshall Major III

Model

Arctis 5
Major III

Brand

SteelSeries
Marshall

Reviews

13972
1492

General

Wearing style

over ear
on ear

Enclosure

closed back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

40/1.5
40/1.5

Impedance, Ohm

32
32

Frequency response, Hz

20Hz-20KHz
20Hz-20KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

3

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

98
99

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

355/12.5
178/6.2

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
140/4.6

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, microphone on/off

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 5
Marshall Major III
SteelSeries Arctis 5
Marshall Major III

Headphones CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7
  • 7
  • 7SteelSeries Arctis 5
  • 7Marshall Major III

The SteelSeries Arctis 5 is better headphones in this comparison. Check SteelSeries Arctis 5 price

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