59points

AKG K167 Tiesto

85points

Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

68points

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

AKG K167 Tiesto
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Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
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AKG K167 Tiesto vs Marshall Monitor Bluetooth vs Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
59
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85
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68
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Why is AKG K167 Tiesto better than Marshall Monitor Bluetooth & Sony MDR-AS400IP/W?

  • Has a straight plug
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Marshall Monitor Bluetooth better than AKG K167 Tiesto & Sony MDR-AS400IP/W?

  • Has a detachable cable
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • Has a noise canceling microphone

Why is Sony MDR-AS400IP/W better than AKG K167 Tiesto & Marshall Monitor Bluetooth?

  • Lowest frequency
    5Hzvs10,20Hz
  • Impedance
    16 Ohmsvs32,28 Ohms
  • Weight
    10gvs250,271g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Travel bag is included
  • Sweat resistant
  • Weather sealed

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

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 K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

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 K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

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

250g

271g

10g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

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

6.has a tangle free cable
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

27000Hz

20000Hz

24000Hz

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency

10Hz

20Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

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

112dB/mW

98dB/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

5.impedance

32 Ohms

28 Ohms

16 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

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

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

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 K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

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.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

4.Has WiFi
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

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 K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

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 an in-line control panel
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

4.has a noise canceling microphone
AKG K167 Tiesto
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

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

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