AKG K 495 NCBose AE2i
Top 52%652 points
Top 52%
Top 69%419 points
Top 69%
AKG K 495 NC
Bose AE2i
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Top specs and features

AKG K 495 NC vs Bose AE2i: 14 facts in comparison

1. weight

95g lighter.
235g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
140g

2. 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 495 NC
Bose AE2i
71% have it

3. 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 495 NC
Bose AE2i
39% have it

4. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K 495 NC
Bose AE2i
32% have it

5. 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 495 NC
Bose AE2i
45% have it

6. can be 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 495 NC
Bose AE2i
40% have it

7. 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 495 NC
Bose AE2i
78% have it

8. 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 495 NC
Bose AE2i
41% have it

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K 495 NC
Bose AE2i
51% have it

10. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 495 NC
Bose AE2i
63% 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 495 NC
Bose AE2i
31% have it

12. 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 495 NC
Bose AE2i
12% have it

13. 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 495 NC
Bose AE2i
85% have it

14. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.4m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.4m

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