AKG K518
Top 34%433 points
Top 34%
Lowest frequency
Number of headphones
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Top 100%
849 headphones
1Hz - 834Hz
NaN% of all headphonesYes
No
lowest frequency
highest frequency
impedance
sound pressure level
weight
16
Hz
Sony MH1CBLK
1Hz
Best

AKG K518: 13 facts and highlights

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
24000Hz
Sony MDR-1ABT: 100000Hz
152
0

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
16Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
140
0

3. weight

150g
AKG IP2: 3g
122
0

4. 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.
32Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
97
0

5. has sound isolation / 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 K518
49% have it
93
0

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
115dB/mW
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 130dB/mW
78
0

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K518
30% have it
59
0

8. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K518
55% have it
49
0

9. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K518
42% have it
48
0

10. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K518
65% have it
44
0

11. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1m
AKG Q 701: 6m
35
0

12. has an on-ear form

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 K518
22% have it
33
0

13. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AKG K518
88% have it
28
0

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