Find the best product and price, effortlessly.

Discover deals on products actually worth buyingthe best products

We do the research. You save the money.
Loading
Monoprice Monolith M565
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 (2012)
See Top Ranked Over-Ear Headphones

Monoprice Monolith M565 vs Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 (2012)

Analysis:

The Monoprice Monolith M565 was loved by reviewers at SoundGuys, a highly trusted source that performs reliable in-depth testing. It did great in its "Best headphones under $200" roundup where it was named its "Ranked 1 out of 5", which, in itself, makes it a product worth considering.

Moving on to the Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 (2012): it was unable to reach the very top of any roundups from sources that conduct reliable and unbiased testing. Nonetheless, it still managed to impress reviewers from a number of such sites, like CNET, Tom's Guide, PCmag, Rtings, and What Hi-Fi?, enough for them to include them on those lists.

We tried doing a direct Monoprice Monolith M565 vs. Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 (2012) review score comparison but couldn't find any sources that tested both.

Next, we took a look at which sources liked them best and found that the Monoprice Monolith M565 most impressed the reviewers at SoundGuys, who gave it a score of 8.9, whereas the Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 (2012) did best in its CNET review - it scored 9 points.

Lastly, we compared their review averages and found that the Monoprice Monolith M565 did much better than the majority of its competitors, with an average review score of 8.9 out of 10, compared to the 7.5 overall average of Over-Ear Headphones in general, whereas the Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 (2012) hasn't managed to perform quite as well, with an average rating of 7.4.

Comparison of expert ratings
Highly Recommended
Recommended
Mentioned
Not Mentioned
SoundGuys
CNET
Tom's Guide
PCmag
Rtings
What Hi-Fi?
bassheadspeakers.com
ilounge.com
Tech. Specs Comparison
Monoprice Monolith M565
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 (2012)
Noise-cancelling
-
Yes
Wireless
-
No
Higher than average expert review score
7.6
Overall Avg. for Over-Ear Headphones
8.9
Avg. Review Score
Score
Has average expert review score
7.6
Overall Avg. for Over-Ear Headphones
7.4
Avg. Review Score
Score
Recommended by trusted experts
SoundGuys
Highly Trusted Source
Depth of
analysis
Yes
In-house
Testing
Best Overall
in “Best headphones under $200” 
Last updated: 15 Jul 2021

Find the best product and price, effortlessly.

Discover deals on products actually worth buyingthe best products

We do the research. You save the money.
undefinedurl nextprice drop