40points

AKG K514 MKII

54points

Philips Fidelio M1

AKG K514 MKII
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Philips Fidelio M1
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AKG K514 MKII vs Philips Fidelio M1

AKG K514 MKII
Philips Fidelio M1
40
points
AKG K514 MKII
54
points
Philips Fidelio M1

Why is AKG K514 MKII better than Philips Fidelio M1?

  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    107dB/mWvs106dB/mW
  • 260g lighter
    190gvs450g
  • 1.9m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.1m

Why is Philips Fidelio M1 better than AKG K514 MKII?

  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs16Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

AKG K514 MKII
Philips Fidelio M1
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

190g

450g

3.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K514 MKII
Philips Fidelio M1
4.has an on-ear form
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This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

AKG K514 MKII
Philips Fidelio M1
5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

1.1m

6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

AKG K514 MKII
Philips Fidelio M1

Sound quality

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

20000Hz

24000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

16Hz

15Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

107dB/mW

106dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

AKG K514 MKII
Philips Fidelio M1
5.impedance
?

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

32 Ohms

16 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

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

AKG K514 MKII
Philips Fidelio M1

Connectivity

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

AKG K514 MKII
Philips Fidelio M1

Features

1.has an in-line control panel
?

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

AKG K514 MKII
Philips Fidelio M1

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