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AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Top 53%623 points
Top 53%
Top 22%1,038 points
Top 22%
Top 65%465 points
Top 65%
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Top specs and features

AKG K518 vs Audeze EL-8 Titanium vs Beats by Dre urBeats SE: 19 facts in comparison

1. weight

150g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
460g
18g

2. 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
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
45% have it

3. 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 K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
35% have it

4. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
68% have it

5. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
38% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
30% have it

7. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
24% have it

8. 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 K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
46% have it

9. can be used as a headset

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.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
43% have it

10. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
75% have it

11. has an over-the-ear form

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.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
39% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
43% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
64% have it

14. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
49% have it

15. 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
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
81% have it

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
2m
1.2m

17. 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
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
22% have it

18. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
3% have it

19. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
AKG K518
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
4% have it

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