57points

AKG K141 MKII

54points

Beyerdynamic DT 250

92points

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

92points

Philips SHB8750NC

88points

Sony MDR-100ABN

AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic  DT 250
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Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN
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AKG K141 MKII vs Beyerdynamic DT 250 vs Bose QuietComfort 35 II vs Philips SHB8750NC vs Sony MDR-100ABN

AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN
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92
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88
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Why is AKG K141 MKII better than Beyerdynamic DT 250 & Bose QuietComfort 35 II & Philips SHB8750NC & Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • Weight
    225gvs240,309,226,290g
  • Has a tangle free cable

Why is Beyerdynamic DT 250 better than AKG K141 MKII & Bose QuietComfort 35 II & Philips SHB8750NC & Sony MDR-100ABN?

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 II better than AKG K141 MKII & Beyerdynamic DT 250 & Philips SHB8750NC & Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • Has a noise canceling microphone
  • Has voice prompts
  • Has voice commands

Why is Philips SHB8750NC better than AKG K141 MKII & Beyerdynamic DT 250 & Bose QuietComfort 35 II & Sony MDR-100ABN?

Why is Sony MDR-100ABN better than AKG K141 MKII & Beyerdynamic DT 250 & Bose QuietComfort 35 II & Philips SHB8750NC?

  • Lowest frequency
    5Hzvs18,10,10,10Hz
  • Has an L-shaped plug

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

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 K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

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 K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.weight

225g

240g

309g

226g

290g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has a tangle free cable
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.can be folded
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

18Hz

10Hz

10Hz

10Hz

5Hz

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

2.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

3.sound pressure level

114dB/mW

100dB/mW

90dB/mW

105dB/mW

103dB/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.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

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 K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

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 K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

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 K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

4.has voice prompts
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.

5.has voice commands
AKG K141 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 250
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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