59points
28points

AKG K3003

67points
39points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i

AKG K3003
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
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28 facts in comparison

AKG K3003 vs Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i

AKG K3003
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
59
points
AKG K3003
67
points
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i

Why is AKG K3003 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • 215g lighter
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    10gvs225g
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an in-ear form
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Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i better than AKG K3003?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has a detachable cable
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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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  • 5 more microphone(s)
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    6vs1
  • Control panel placed on a device
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Price comparison

AKG K3003

Buy used:

$699.00

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K3003
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 a detachable cable
AKG K3003
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.
3.sweat resistance
AKG K3003
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

10g

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 K3003
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 K3003
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

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

30000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K3003
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG K3003
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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K3003
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
AKG K3003
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
AKG K3003
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
AKG K3003
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K3003
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K3003
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 K3003
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.number of microphones

1

6

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
AKG K3003
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
AKG K3003
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.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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