AKG K141 MKIIAudeze EL-8 Closed-Back
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AKG K141 MKII
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
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AKG K141 MKII vs Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back: 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.
24000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
50000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
18Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
10Hz

3. weight

255g lighter.
225g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
480g

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 K141 MKII
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
46% 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.
55Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
30Ohms

6. 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 K141 MKII
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
34% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
114dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
100dB/mW

8. 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 K141 MKII
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
72% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K141 MKII
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
25% have it

10. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
AKG K141 MKII
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
39% have it

11. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
30mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
100mm

12. has an over-the-ear form

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.
AKG K141 MKII
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
42% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K141 MKII
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
52% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K141 MKII
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
41% have it

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 K141 MKII
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
86% have it

17. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

18. 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 K141 MKII
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
23% have it

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