48points

AKG K518

60points

Sony MDR-10RC

AKG K518
Comparison winner
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19 facts in comparison

AKG K518 vs Sony MDR-10RC

AKG K518
Sony MDR-10RC
48
points
AKG K518
60
points
Sony MDR-10RC

Why is AKG K518 better than Sony MDR-10RC?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    115dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • 15g lighter
    150gvs165g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-10RC better than AKG K518?

  • 16000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 11Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs16Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.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
Sony MDR-10RC
2.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
Sony MDR-10RC
3.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
Sony MDR-10RC
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

150g

165g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

AKG K518
Sony MDR-10RC
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

AKG K518
Sony MDR-10RC

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

24000Hz

40000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

5Hz

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

115dB/mW

100dB/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 K518
Sony MDR-10RC
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

40 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 K518
Sony MDR-10RC

Connectivity

1.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
Sony MDR-10RC

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 K518
Sony MDR-10RC

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