AKG K 142 HDSony MDR-10RNC
Top 63%494 points
Top 63%
Top 31%925 points
Top 31%
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
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AKG K 142 HD vs Sony MDR-10RNC: 21 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
24000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
24000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
18Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
6Hz

3. weight

20g lighter.
225g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
205g

4. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
48% have it

5. impedance

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.
55Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
50Ohms

6. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
33% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
101dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
101dB/mW

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
25% have it

9. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
38% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
31% have it

11. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
44% have it

12. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
75% have it

13. has an over-the-ear form

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.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
42% have it

14. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
32% have it

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
64% have it

17. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
13% have it

18. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
8% have it

19. has an on-ear form

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.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
22% have it

20. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-10RNC
87% have it

21. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

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