AKG K72Bose IE2
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Top 70%387 points
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AKG K72
Bose IE2
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Top specs and features

AKG K72 vs Bose IE2: 16 facts in comparison

1. weight

181.5g lighter.
200g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
18.5g

2. 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 K72
Bose IE2
48% have it

3. 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 K72
Bose IE2
73% have it

4. 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 K72
Bose IE2
44% have it

5. 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 K72
Bose IE2
36% have it

6. 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 K72
Bose IE2
75% have it

7. has an L-shaped plug

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 K72
Bose IE2
32% have it

8. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K72
Bose IE2
54% have it

9. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K72
Bose IE2
42% have it

10. 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 K72
Bose IE2
42% have it

11. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K72
Bose IE2
16% have it

12. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K72
Bose IE2
64% have it

13. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

14. 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 K72
Bose IE2
87% have it

15. 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 K72
Bose IE2
33% have it

16. 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 K72
Bose IE2
4% have it

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