AKG K518Panasonic RP-HC800
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Top 19%550 points
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AKG K518 vs Panasonic RP-HC800: 22 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.

2. lowest frequency

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

3. weight

97g lighter.

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
Panasonic RP-HC800
49% 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.

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 K518
Panasonic RP-HC800
35% have it

7. sound pressure level

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

8. 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
Panasonic RP-HC800
38% have it

9. 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
Panasonic RP-HC800
45% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K518
Panasonic RP-HC800
31% have it

11. is 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
Panasonic RP-HC800
34% have it

12. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
AKG K518
Panasonic RP-HC800
31% have it

13. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K518
Panasonic RP-HC800
44% 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
Panasonic RP-HC800
55% have it

15. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K518
Panasonic RP-HC800
15% have it

16. 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
Panasonic RP-HC800
42% have it

17. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K518
Panasonic RP-HC800
65% have it

18. has active noise canceling / noise reduction

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.
AKG K518
Panasonic RP-HC800
13% have it

19. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

20. 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
Panasonic RP-HC800
22% have it

21. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
AKG K518
Panasonic RP-HC800
7% have it

22. 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
Panasonic RP-HC800
87% have it

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