AKG K712Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
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AKG K712 vs Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2: 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.

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

3. weight

215g lighter.

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 K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
49% 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.

6. sound pressure level

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

7. 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 K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
73% have it

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
26% have it

9. 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.
AKG K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
38% 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 K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
45% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
44% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
55% 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 K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
42% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
65% have it

15. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
AKG K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
10% have it

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

17. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
AKG K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
4% have it

18. 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 K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
87% have it

19. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
AKG K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
33% have it

20. is open backed

The device is designed to allow sound out through the back of the earcup and provides very natural and accurate sound. It's good for home listening.
AKG K712
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
10% have it

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