AKG K612 ProSony MDR-X05
Top 56%611 points
Top 56%
Top 40%820 points
Top 40%
AKG K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
Top specs and features

AKG K612 Pro vs Sony MDR-X05: 20 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.
Brainwavz Kidwavz KV-100: 2780000000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz

3. weight

3g lighter.
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g

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 K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
45% 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.
120 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 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 K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
35% have it

7. sound pressure level

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

8. 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 K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
69% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
24% have it

10. 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 K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
46% have it

11. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
31% 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 K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
76% have it

13. 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 K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
40% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
63% have it

16. 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 K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
31% have it

17. 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 K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
83% have it

18. 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 K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
23% have it

19. cable length

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

20. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
AKG K612 Pro
Sony MDR-X05
10% have it

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