55points

AKG K181 DJ UE

51points

AKG K518

AKG K181 DJ UE
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AKG K181 DJ UE vs AKG K518

AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG K518
55
points
AKG K181 DJ UE
51
points
AKG K518

Why is AKG K181 DJ UE better than AKG K518?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    30000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 11Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs16Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • 4m longer cable
    ?

    5mvs1m
  • Has a coil cable
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Why is AKG K518 better than AKG K181 DJ UE?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    115dB/mWvs112dB/mW
  • 10 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs42 Ohms
  • 130g lighter
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    150gvs280g
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has included ear pads
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG K518
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 K181 DJ UE
AKG K518
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weight

280g

150g

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 K181 DJ UE
AKG K518
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG K518
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has included ear pads
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG K518
Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

30000Hz

24000Hz

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

5Hz

16Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG K518
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

115dB/mW

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

42 Ohms

32 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 K181 DJ UE
AKG K518
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG K518
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG K518
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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