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Sony MDR-NC100D
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AKG K 512 MKII vs Sony MDR-NC100D: 18 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
23000Hz

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
8Hz

3. weight

174g lighter.
200g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
26g

4. 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
70Ohms

5. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-NC100D
33% have it

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
110dB/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
Sony MDR-NC100D
73% have it

8. 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
Sony MDR-NC100D
44% have it

9. 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
Sony MDR-NC100D
75% have it

10. 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
Sony MDR-NC100D
32% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-NC100D
42% 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 512 MKII
Sony MDR-NC100D
13% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-NC100D
64% have it

14. 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
Sony MDR-NC100D
22% have it

15. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
2.5m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.5m

16. 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
Sony MDR-NC100D
87% have it

17. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-NC100D
6% have it

18. 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
Sony MDR-NC100D
33% have it

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