79points

ASTRO A50 Gen 3

62points

Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless

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ASTRO A50 Gen 3 vs Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless

ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless

Why is ASTRO A50 Gen 3 better than Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Supports Dolby Digital
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Compatible with Xbox
    ?

Why is Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless better than ASTRO A50 Gen 3?

  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs40mm
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs48 Ohms
  • Has a removable microphone
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  • 3h shorter charge time
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    2hvs5h

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Design

has a detachable cable
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
weight

380g

395g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
has an over-the-ear form
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
cable length

1m

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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
has RGB lighting
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
RGB lighting allows you to choose between millions of colors and customize the look of your PC components.
can be folded
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
has an earbud form
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
has an in-ear form
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
has an on-ear form
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Sound quality

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
has active noise cancellation (noise control)
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
sound pressure level

118dB/mW

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Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
impedance

48 Ohms

32 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
has a neodymium magnet
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
has passive noise reduction
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
drivers count

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A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

Microphone

has a noise-canceling microphone
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
lowest mic frequency

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50Hz

The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.
highest mic frequency

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10000Hz

The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.
has a removable microphone
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.
has a mute function
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
mic sensitivity

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (ASTRO A50 Gen 3)

-39dBV/Pa

It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Power

Battery life

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (ASTRO A50 Gen 3)

15h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
battery power

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Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
has a rechargeable battery
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
has a battery level indicator
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
has a removable battery
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

connectivity

2.4GHz wireless

2.4GHz wireless

The connectivity type of the headset.
Can be used wirelessly
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bluetooth version

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Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
compatible with PlayStation
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
The headset can be used for playing games on PlayStation video game consoles.
compatible with Xbox
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
You can use your headset for in-game voice chat, private chat, audio for video chat, and in-game voice recognition using Xbox services.
Has USB Type-C
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
has aptX Adaptive
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
aptx Adaptive is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It has a variable bit rate (between 279kbps and 420kbps), which means it can adjust the bit rate for different scenarios, such as listening to HD audio or reducing interference from other devices.
has aptX Low Latency
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
aptX Low Latency is a codec developed by Qualcomm. It uses Bluetooth 5.0 technology to provide low latency audio (around 40ms), which is useful when you want to avoid audio lag (e.g. when playing games).
has LDAC
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
LDAC is a codec developed by Sony for Bluetooth audio. It is capable of a very high bitrate of 990kbps, which provides high resolution audio. It can also automatically adjust to a lower bitrate of 330kbps or 660kbps to increase stability.

Features

control panel placed on a device
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
multipoint count

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (ASTRO A50 Gen 3)

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Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
can be used as a headset
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
has a vibration function
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
The device offers realistic experiences with deep bass sound for gamers.
Has an in-line control panel
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
warranty period

1 years

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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction. Note: This may vary by region.
travel bag is included
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

supports Dolby Digital
ASTRO A50 Gen 3
Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless
If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.

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