46points

AKG K612 Pro

60points

Sony XBA-1

AKG K612 Pro
Comparison winner
Sony XBA-1
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21 facts in comparison

AKG K612 Pro vs Sony XBA-1

AKG K612 Pro
Sony XBA-1
46
points
AKG K612 Pro
60
points
Sony XBA-1

Why is AKG K612 Pro better than Sony XBA-1?

  • 14500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39500Hzvs25000Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony XBA-1 better than AKG K612 Pro?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs12Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 96 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs120 Ohms
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs101dB/mW
  • 235g lighter
    3gvs238g
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

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 K612 Pro
Sony XBA-1
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 K612 Pro
Sony XBA-1
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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

AKG K612 Pro
Sony XBA-1
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

238g

3g

5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K612 Pro
Sony XBA-1
6.travel bag is included
?

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

AKG K612 Pro
Sony XBA-1

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

39500Hz

25000Hz

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

12Hz

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

101dB/mW

108dB/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 K612 Pro
Sony XBA-1
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

120 Ohms

24 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 XBA-1

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K612 Pro
Sony XBA-1
2.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 XBA-1

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 K612 Pro
Sony XBA-1

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