50points
42points

AKG K275

67points
41points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i

AKG K275
Cost-effectiveness winner
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
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AKG K275 vs Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i

AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
50
points
AKG K275
67
points
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i

Why is AKG K275 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i?

  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
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    16Hzvs20Hz
  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs40mm
  • Can be folded
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  • 3.8m longer cable
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    5mvs1.2m
  • Has a coil cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i better than AKG K275?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 70g lighter
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    225gvs295g
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an on-ear form
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
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 K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
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 K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

295g

225g

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.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

16Hz

20Hz

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

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
4.driver unit size

50mm

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 K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.control panel placed on a device
AKG K275
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
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.
3.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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