AKG K518Fostex TH-7
Top 56%584 points
Top 56%
Top 68%430 points
Top 68%
AKG K518
Fostex TH-7
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AKG K518 vs Fostex TH-7: 15 facts in comparison

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-Z1R: 120000Hz
20000Hz

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
20Hz

3. weight

110g lighter.
150g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
260g

4. 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
Fostex TH-7
48% have it

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.
32Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
70Ohms

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
115dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
98dB/mW

7. 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
Fostex TH-7
73% have it

8. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K518
Fostex TH-7
31% have it

9. 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
Fostex TH-7
75% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K518
Fostex TH-7
53% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K518
Fostex TH-7
42% have it

12. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K518
Fostex TH-7
64% have it

13. 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
Fostex TH-7
22% have it

14. 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
Fostex TH-7
87% have it

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