38points

AKG K 512 MKII

64points

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

AKG K 512 MKII
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AKG K 512 MKII vs Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70
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64
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Why is AKG K 512 MKII better than Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70?

  • 538 Ohms lower impedance
    32 Ohmsvs570 Ohms
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70 better than AKG K 512 MKII?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs16Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Control panel placed on a device

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

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 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

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 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

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.can be folded
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

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

5.travel bag is included
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

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

6.has an on-ear form
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

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.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

25000Hz

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

16Hz

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.sound pressure level

109dB/mW

44dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.impedance

32 Ohms

570 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

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

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.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

JBL Under Armour True Wireless Flash

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

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

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

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 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

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 a noise canceling microphone
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC70

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

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