47points

AKG K612 Pro

69points

Sony MDR-Z1R

AKG K612 Pro
Comparison winner
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17 facts in comparison

AKG K612 Pro vs Sony MDR-Z1R

AKG K612 Pro
Sony MDR-Z1R
47
points
AKG K612 Pro
69
points
Sony MDR-Z1R

Why is AKG K612 Pro better than Sony MDR-Z1R?

  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    101dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 147g lighter
    238gvs385g
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-Z1R better than AKG K612 Pro?

  • 80500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    120000Hzvs39500Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs12Hz
  • 56 Ohms lower impedance
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    64 Ohmsvs120 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
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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-Z1R
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

AKG K612 Pro
Sony MDR-Z1R
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

238g

385g

4.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K612 Pro
Sony MDR-Z1R
5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K612 Pro
Sony MDR-Z1R
6.has an L-shaped plug
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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-Z1R

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

39500Hz

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

12Hz

4Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

101dB/mW

100dB/mW

4.impedance
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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

120 Ohms

64 Ohms

5.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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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 K612 Pro
Sony MDR-Z1R
6.has a neodymium magnet
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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-Z1R

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K612 Pro
Sony MDR-Z1R
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

AKG K612 Pro
Sony MDR-Z1R

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