Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless
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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9

Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9
Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9 Difference
Model Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9
Travel-Friendly / Outside Noise Isolation 3.3 / 5.0 3.2 / 5.0 0.1 (3%)
Critical Listening / Sound Quality 3.5 / 5.0 3.7 / 5.0 0.2 (6%)
Gaming Quality 3.8 / 5.0 3.3 / 5.0 0.55 (14%)
Office Environment Sound Isolation 3.4 / 5.0 3.3 / 5.0 0.1 (3%)
Comfort and Stability while doing Sports 3.3 / 5.0 3.1 / 5.0 0.25 (8%)
Watching TV Sound Experience 3.6 / 5.0 3.0 / 5.0 0.6 (17%)
Price $ 101.9 $ 78.0 23.9 (23%)
Year 2017 2016 1 (0%)
Microphone Yes Yes
Wireless Yes No
Battery Life 7.3 Hours 6.9 Hours 0.4 (5%)
Ear Breathability 3.2 / 5.0 3.3 / 5.0 0.1 (3%)
Comfort 3.5 / 5.0 3.8 / 5.0 0.25 (7%)
Controls 4.0 / 5.0 2.7 / 5.0 1.3 (33%)
Noise Handling 3.3 / 5.0 3.2 / 5.0 0.1 (3%)
Microphone Quality 3.9 / 5.0 3.4 / 5.0 0.5 (13%)

Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless

The Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless is a relatively new headset. The Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless is great for watching TV and is very convenient while enabling immersive sound experience. The wireless support in Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless is very convenient. The Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless has excellent noise cancelling capability. For gaming, the Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless has excellent support and feature set that enables superb gaming experience. Sound leakage is worse that other competitors. For the sports and fitness enthusiasts,the Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless is not recommended as it lacks in comfort and stability while doing sports. The Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless suffers in terms of outside noise isolation and is not convenient for travel and commution in loud environments. The sound quality of the Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless is below average, especially for critical listening.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9

The Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 has excellent noise cancelling capability. In terms of sound quality, the Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 is one of the best sounding headsets with very clear and crisp sound. Sound leakage is worse that other competitors. For the sports and fitness enthusiasts,the Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 is not recommended as it lacks in comfort and stability while doing sports. The Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 suffers in terms of outside noise isolation and is not convenient for travel and commution in loud environments. For gaming, the Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 is not up to par with other similar headsets. In terms of recording quality and voice chat usage, the Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 performs reasonably well against the competition. The Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 is not suitable for those who want the best convenience and sound experience while watching tv.

Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Wireless vs Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 Specifications Comparison

Base/Dock

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Dock ChargingNoN/A
Line InNoN/A
Line OutNoN/A
Optical InputYesN/A
PC CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneN/A
PS4 CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneN/A
Power SupplyUSBN/A
RCA InputNoN/A
TypeWireless USB DongleN/A
USB InputYesN/A
Xbox One CompatibleAudio OnlyN/A

Bass

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
High-Bass5.46 dB2.03 dB
Low-Bass3.61 dB2.65 dB
Low-Frequency Extension10 Hz10 Hz
Mid-Bass3.94 dB1.24 dB
Std. Err.4.04 dB1.95 dB

Battery

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Audio while chargingYesN/A
Battery Life10.8 hrs14.95 hrs
Battery TypeRechargableAAA
Charge Time2.9 hrsN/A
Passive PlaybackNoYes
Power Saving FeatureAuto-Off TimerNo

Bluetooth

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Bluetooth Version4.0N/A
Multi-Device PairingNoN/A
NFC PairingNoN/A

Breathability

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Avg.Temp.Difference5.9 C5 C

Cable

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
ConnectionN/A1/8" TRRS
DetachableYesYes
LengthN/A4.23 ft

Case

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
HN/A2.56 "
LN/A8.86 "
TypeNo caseSoft case
VolumeN/A187.4 Cu. Inches
WN/A8.27 "

Comfort

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Clamping Force1.2 lbs0.86 lbs
Weight0.6 lbs0.53 lbs

Controls

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Additional ButtonsNo
Call/Music ControlYesYes
Channel MixingAdjustableN/A
Ease of useDecentDecent
FeedbackOkaySubpar
Microphone ControlYesNo
Noise Canceling ControlYesAdjustable
Talk-ThroughNoNo
Volume ControlYesNo

Frequency Response Consistency

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Avg. Std. Deviation0.63 dB0.39 dB

Latency

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Default Latency20 ms0 ms
aptX LatencyN/AN/A
aptX(LL) LatencyN/AN/A

Leakage

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Overall Leakage @ 1ft41.69 dB45.0 dB

Mid

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
High-Mid-3.48 dB-0.41 dB
Low-Mid2.83 dB-1.58 dB
Mid-Mid-0.18 dB-4.8 dB
Std. Err.3.06 dB3.34 dB

Noise Handling

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
SpNR17.25 dB15.26 dB

Noise Isolation

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Bass-10.04 dB-14.42 dB
Mid-7.09 dB-17.06 dB
Overall Attenuation-15.17 dB-19.15 dB
Self-Noise21.88 dB18.69 dB
Treble-27.69 dB-26.14 dB

Portability

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
H3 "5.5 "
L7.1 "7.68 "
Transmitter requiredNoN/A
Volume150 Cu. Inches117.8 Cu. Inches
W7 "7.09 "

Recording Quality

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
FR Std. Dev.2.69 dB3.04 dB
Gain12.83 dB16.94 dB
HFE6933.79 Hz12354.61 Hz
LFE169.51 Hz515.36 Hz
Weighted THD0.4020.302

Soundstage

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Correlated Crosstalk0.0 dB-0.09 dB
PRTF Accuracy (Std. Dev.)2.91 dB4.56 dB
PRTF Distance10.04 dB8.84 dB
PRTF Size (Avg.)6.89 dB1.7 dB

Total Harmonic Distortion

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Weighted THD @ 1001.85130.809
Weighted THD @ 901.1955.85

Treble

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
High-Treble-6.49 dB-0.83 dB
Low-Treble-3.73 dB0.38 dB
Mid-Treble-3.12 dB-0.5 dB
Std. Err.4.27 dB2.28 dB

Wired

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Analog AudioYesYes
OS CompatibilityNot OS specificNot OS specific
PC CompatibleAudio OnlyAudio + Microphone
PS4 CompatibleAudio OnlyAudio + Microphone
USB AudioNoNo
Xbox One CompatibleAudio OnlyAudio + Microphone

Wireless Range

Stealth 700 Wireless ATH-ANC9
Line of Sight Range107 ftN/A
Obstructed Range36 ftN/A

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