56points

Able Planet SH180GMM

77points

AKG N90Q LE

Able Planet SH180GMM
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Able Planet SH180GMM vs AKG N90Q LE

Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

Why is Able Planet SH180GMM better than AKG N90Q LE?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 142.5g lighter
    317.5gvs460g
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is AKG N90Q LE better than Able Planet SH180GMM?

  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
    30000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    115dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has a rechargeable battery

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has an over-the-ear form
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

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.

3.has a detachable cable
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

4.weight

317.5g

460g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.travel bag is included
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

30000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency

20Hz

10Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

4.sound pressure level

100dB/mW

115dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

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.

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

3.has an in-line control panel
Able Planet SH180GMM
AKG N90Q LE

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

4.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

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