AKG K52Sony MDR-XB950N1
Top 64%476 points
Top 64%
Top 21%1,051 points
Top 21%
AKG K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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AKG K52 vs Sony MDR-XB950N1: 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.
20000Hz
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.
18Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
20Hz

3. weight

90g lighter.
200g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
290g

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 K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
47% 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
47Ohms

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 K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
33% have it

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 K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
72% have it

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 K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
39% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
32% have it

10. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
40mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm

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 K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
42% have it

12. 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 K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
76% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
53% have it

14. 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 K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
32% have it

16. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
16% have it

17. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
AKG K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
15% have it

18. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
64% have it

19. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
2.5m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

20. 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 K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
87% have it

21. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
AKG K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
9% have it

22. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
AKG K52
Sony MDR-XB950N1
3% have it

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