34points

AKG K15

37points

Grado GR8e

AKG K15
Grado GR8e
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AKG K15 vs Grado GR8e

AKG K15
Grado GR8e

Why is AKG K15 better than Grado GR8e?

  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    113dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Grado GR8e better than AKG K15?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 89g lighter
    ?

    9gvs98g
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K15
Grado GR8e
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 K15
Grado GR8e
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weight

98g

9g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.can be folded
AKG K15
Grado GR8e
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.has an in-ear form
AKG K15
Grado GR8e
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.
6.has an on-ear form
AKG K15
Grado GR8e
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.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K15
Grado GR8e
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

113dB/mW

105dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.impedance

32 Ohms

24 Ohms

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.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K15
Grado GR8e
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K15
Grado GR8e
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.warranty period

2

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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