49points

AKG K44 Perception

35points

Monster Diamond Tears

88points

Sony MDR-100ABN

AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
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AKG K44 Perception vs Monster Diamond Tears vs Sony MDR-100ABN

AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN
49
points
35
points
88
points

Why is AKG K44 Perception better than Monster Diamond Tears & Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a straight plug

Why is Monster Diamond Tears better than AKG K44 Perception & Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has an in-line control panel

Why is Sony MDR-100ABN better than AKG K44 Perception & Monster Diamond Tears?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has a rechargeable battery

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

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 K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.

4.can be folded
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

5.has a tangle free cable
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.has included ear pads
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

2.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

3.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

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 battery level indicator
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.can be used as a headset
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

3.has an in-line control panel
AKG K44 Perception
Monster Diamond Tears
Sony MDR-100ABN

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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