AKG K 512 MKIIBose QuietComfort 20i
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AKG K 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
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AKG K 512 MKII vs Bose QuietComfort 20i: 16 facts in comparison

1. weight

156g lighter.
200g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
44g

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 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
73% have it

3. 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 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
44% have it

4. 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 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
36% have it

5. 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 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
75% have it

6. 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 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
32% have it

7. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
42% have it

8. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
64% have it

9. 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 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
13% have it

10. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AKG K 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
8% have it

11. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
2.5m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.3m

12. 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 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
87% have it

13. 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 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
22% have it

14. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
AKG K 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
6% have it

16. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
AKG K 512 MKII
Bose QuietComfort 20i
33% have it

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