41points

AKG K182

42points

Sennheiser HD 598

AKG K182
Sennheiser HD 598
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15 facts in comparison

AKG K182 vs Sennheiser HD 598

AKG K182
Sennheiser HD 598

Why is AKG K182 better than Sennheiser HD 598?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs12Hz
  • 18 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • 15g lighter
    ?

    255gvs270g
  • Can be folded
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Why is Sennheiser HD 598 better than AKG K182?

  • 10500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    38500Hzvs28000Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 598

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$149.95

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K182
Sennheiser HD 598
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 K182
Sennheiser HD 598
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 K182
Sennheiser HD 598
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

255g

270g

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 K182
Sennheiser HD 598
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

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

28000Hz

38500Hz

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

112dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
4.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K182
Sennheiser HD 598
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
5.impedance

32 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 K182
Sennheiser HD 598
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K182
Sennheiser HD 598
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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