AKG K812Bose QuietComfort 15
Top 42%773 points
Top 42%
Top 56%587 points
Top 56%
AKG K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
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AKG K812 vs Bose QuietComfort 15: 19 facts in comparison

1. weight

250g lighter.
390g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
140g

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 K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
46% have it

3. 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 K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
34% have it

4. 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 K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
72% have it

5. 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 K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
39% have it

6. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
25% have it

7. 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 K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
45% have it

8. 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 K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
38% have it

9. 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 K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
42% have it

10. 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 K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
76% have it

11. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
52% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
41% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
63% have it

14. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
AKG K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
12% have it

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.68m

17. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
AKG K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
6% have it

18. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
AKG K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
10% have it

19. has removable speakers

This modularity allows you to integrate the speakers into hoodies or snowboard helmets.
AKG K812
Bose QuietComfort 15
1% have it

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