34points

AKG K15

62points

Sony MDR-1ABT

AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
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22 facts in comparison

AKG K15 vs Sony MDR-1ABT

AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT

Why is AKG K15 better than Sony MDR-1ABT?

  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    113dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 202g lighter
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    98gvs300g
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Sony MDR-1ABT better than AKG K15?

  • 16Hz lower low-frequency
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    4Hzvs20Hz
  • 80000Hz higher high-frequency
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    100000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
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    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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Price comparison

Sony MDR-1ABT

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$345.67

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
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 an over-the-ear form
AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
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.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

98g

300g

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.
5.can be folded
AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

4Hz

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

100000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.sound pressure level

113dB/mW

98dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
4.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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.driver unit size

40mm

40mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
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 K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
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.
4.supports Wi-Fi
AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K15
Sony MDR-1ABT
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.

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