41points
27points

AKG K701

78points
74points

Jabra Elite Active 45e

AKG K701
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AKG K701 vs Jabra Elite Active 45e

AKG K701
Jabra Elite Active 45e
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AKG K701
78
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Jabra Elite Active 45e

Why is AKG K701 better than Jabra Elite Active 45e?

  • 25800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs14000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Jabra Elite Active 45e better than AKG K701?

  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    107dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 46 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • 211.6g lighter
    23.4gvs235g
  • 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
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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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Jabra Elite Active 45e
2.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.

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Jabra Elite Active 45e
3.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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

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Jabra Elite Active 45e
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

23.4g

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

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Jabra Elite Active 45e
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

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Jabra Elite Active 45e

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

39800Hz

14000Hz

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

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
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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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Jabra Elite Active 45e
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)
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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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

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Jabra Elite Active 45e

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG K701
Jabra Elite Active 45e
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG K701
Jabra Elite Active 45e
3.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

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Jabra Elite Active 45e

Connectivity

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

AKG K701
Jabra Elite Active 45e
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
Jabra Elite Active 45e
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

AKG K701
Jabra Elite Active 45e
4.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Jabra Elite Active 45e

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
Jabra Elite Active 45e
2.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 K701
Jabra Elite Active 45e
3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

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Jabra Elite Active 45e
4.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

2

5.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

Jabra Elite 75t

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Jabra Elite Active 45e
6.Has voice prompts
?

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
Jabra Elite Active 45e

Miscellaneous

1.Has audio digital encryption
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The audio signal is coded and encrypted digitally, allowing for highly secure conversations.

For example

JBL Under Armour Sport Wireless Heart Rate

AKG K701
Jabra Elite Active 45e
2.is reversible
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This is a monaural device which could be used for both ears.

For example

Erato Rio 3

AKG K701
Jabra Elite Active 45e
3.has a removable microphone
?

The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.

For example

Creative SXFI Air

AKG K701
Jabra Elite Active 45e
4.Has a wind noise reduction microphone
?

A wind noise reduction microphone is designed to reduce wind interference, providing sharper audio in windy situations.

For example

JBL Under Armour Sport Wireless Heart Rate

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Jabra Elite Active 45e

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