52points

AKG K181 DJ UE

40points

Sennheiser HD 518

AKG K181 DJ UE
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18 facts in comparison

AKG K181 DJ UE vs Sennheiser HD 518

AKG K181 DJ UE
Sennheiser HD 518

Why is AKG K181 DJ UE better than Sennheiser HD 518?

  • 9Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs14Hz
  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs26000Hz
  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    112dB/mWvs108dB/mW
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
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    42 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Can be folded
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  • Has an on-ear form
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  • 2m longer cable
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    5mvs3m

Why is Sennheiser HD 518 better than AKG K181 DJ UE?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 25g lighter
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    255gvs280g
  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K181 DJ UE
Sennheiser HD 518
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 K181 DJ UE
Sennheiser HD 518
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 K181 DJ UE
Sennheiser HD 518
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

280g

255g

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 K181 DJ UE
Sennheiser HD 518
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.has an on-ear form
AKG K181 DJ UE
Sennheiser HD 518
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

5Hz

14Hz

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

30000Hz

26000Hz

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

112dB/mW

108dB/mW

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

42 Ohms

50 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
Sennheiser HD 518
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K181 DJ UE
Sennheiser HD 518
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
Sennheiser HD 518
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.warranty period

2

2

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

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