AKG K 242 HDBowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
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AKG K 242 HD vs Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless: 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.

2. lowest frequency

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

3. weight

27g lighter.

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 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
49% 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.

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 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
35% have it

7. sound pressure level

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

8. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG K 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
73% 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 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
38% have it

10. is used as a headset

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.
AKG K 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
34% have it

11. 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 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
31% have it

12. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
74% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
55% have it

14. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
15% have it

15. 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 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
42% have it

16. control panel placed on a device

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.
AKG K 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
13% have it

17. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
65% have it

18. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AKG K 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
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 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
22% have it

20. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
AKG K 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
7% have it

21. 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 242 HD
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
87% have it

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