40points

AKG K514 MKII

72points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8

88points

Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

87points

Sony MDR-XB950B1

AKG K514 MKII
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
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AKG K514 MKII vs Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8 vs Sennheiser Momentum Wireless vs Sony MDR-XB950B1

AKG K514 MKII
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
AKG K514 MKII
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Why is AKG K514 MKII better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8 & Sennheiser Momentum Wireless & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

    Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8 better than AKG K514 MKII & Sennheiser Momentum Wireless & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

    • Has a removable battery

    Why is Sennheiser Momentum Wireless better than AKG K514 MKII & Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8 & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

    • Has a noise canceling microphone

    Why is Sony MDR-XB950B1 better than AKG K514 MKII & Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8 & Sennheiser Momentum Wireless?

    • Highest frequency
      28000Hzvs20000,22000,22000Hz
    • Lowest frequency
      3Hzvs16,20,16Hz
    • Impedance
      24 Ohmsvs32,30,28 Ohms
    • Has a neodymium magnet
    • Has included ear pads
    • Has a battery level indicator

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    Design

    1.has stereo speakers
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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 K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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 K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    4.has an in-ear form
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

    For example

    AKG N200 Wireless

    5.can be folded
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    6.has a tangle free cable
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

    For example

    SoundMagic E11C

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    Sound quality

    1.lowest frequency

    16Hz

    20Hz

    16Hz

    3Hz

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

    Best

    Sony MH1CBLK

    1Hz

    2.highest frequency

    20000Hz

    22000Hz

    22000Hz

    28000Hz

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

    Best

    Sony MDR-Z1R

    120000Hz

    3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    4.has a neodymium magnet
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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

    30 Ohms

    28 Ohms

    24 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.

    Best

    Flips Solo 2 Social

    4 Ohms

    6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.

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    Power

    1.has a battery level indicator
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

    2.has a rechargeable battery
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

    3.has a removable battery
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

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    Connectivity

    1.Can be used wirelessly
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

    2.has a 3.5mm male connector
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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 K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.

    4.Has WiFi
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The device can connect to WiFi.

    For example

    Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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    Features

    1.control panel placed on a device
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.has an in-line control panel
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    For example

    AKG N200 Wireless

    3.can be used as a headset
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.

    4.has a noise canceling microphone
    AKG K514 MKII
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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