59points

AKG K 495 NC

94points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

53points

Ultrasone Edition 12

AKG K 495 NC
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Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12
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AKG K 495 NC vs Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC vs Ultrasone Edition 12

AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12
59
points
94
points
53
points

Why is AKG K 495 NC better than Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC & Ultrasone Edition 12?

  • Has a straight plug

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than AKG K 495 NC & Ultrasone Edition 12?

  • Impedance
    18 Ohmsvs26,40 Ohms
  • Weight
    221.1gvs235,282g
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has a rechargeable battery

Why is Ultrasone Edition 12 better than AKG K 495 NC & Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • Highest frequency
    42000Hzvs20000,22000Hz
  • Lowest frequency
    6Hzvs20,18Hz
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Cable length
    3mvs1.4,1.4m
  • Has an open-back design

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

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 a detachable cable
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

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

3.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

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.

4.weight

235g

221.1g

282g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

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

6.has a tangle free cable
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

SoundMagic E11C

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

22000Hz

42000Hz

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

18Hz

6Hz

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
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

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

121dB/mW

113dB/mW

99dB/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.impedance

26 Ohms

18 Ohms

40 Ohms

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

4.Has WiFi
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

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
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

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
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

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

4.has a noise canceling microphone
AKG K 495 NC
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Ultrasone Edition 12

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

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