40points
24points

AKG K701

72points
36points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

AKG K701
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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AKG K701 vs Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

AKG K701
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
40
points
AKG K701
72
points
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Why is AKG K701 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0?

  • 19800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 39.3mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs5.7mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0 better than AKG K701?

  • 46 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    107dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 222g lighter
    13gvs235g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Sweat resistant
    ?

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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.

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
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.

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
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

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

13g

5.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
6.can be folded
?

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

For example

JBL T460BT

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

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

39800Hz

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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

20Hz

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

105dB/mW

107dB/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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
5.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

62 Ohms

16 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG K701
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG K701
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
4.Has USB Type-C
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The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K701
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
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 K701
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
3.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.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

AKG K701
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
2.control panel placed on a device
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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 K701
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
3.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

AKG K701
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
4.Has voice prompts
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With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

AKG K701
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
5.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

AKG K701
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
6.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

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