AKG K 512 MKIIGrado GR8e
Top 67%424 points
Top 67%
Top 59%536 points
Top 59%
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AKG K 512 MKII vs Grado GR8e: 14 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.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
16Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
20Hz

3. weight

191g lighter.
200g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
9g

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 512 MKII
Grado GR8e
48% 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.
32Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
24Ohms

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
109dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
105dB/mW

7. 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
Grado GR8e
73% have it

8. 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
Grado GR8e
75% 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 512 MKII
Grado GR8e
54% have it

10. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K 512 MKII
Grado GR8e
42% have it

11. cable length

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

12. 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
Grado GR8e
22% 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 512 MKII
Grado GR8e
87% have it

14. 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
Grado GR8e
33% have it

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