61points

AKG K812

49points

HiFiMAN HE-500

94points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
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Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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31 facts in comparison

AKG K812 vs HiFiMAN HE-500 vs Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
61
points
49
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94
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Why is AKG K812 better than HiFiMAN HE-500 & Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • Lowest frequency
    5Hzvs15,18Hz
  • Has a tangle free cable

Why is HiFiMAN HE-500 better than AKG K812 & Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than AKG K812 & HiFiMAN HE-500?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Impedance
    18 Ohmsvs36,38 Ohms
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Weight
    221.1gvs390,502g
  • Sound pressure level
    113dB/mWvs110,89dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a detachable cable
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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.

4.weight

390g

502g

221.1g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has a tangle free cable
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.sweat resistant
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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

For example

JBL Under Armour True Wireless Flash

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

15Hz

18Hz

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

2.highest frequency

54000Hz

50000Hz

22000Hz

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

3.sound pressure level

110dB/mW

89dB/mW

113dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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.

6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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.

4.Has WiFi
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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.

2.can be used as a headset
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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.

3.has a noise canceling microphone
AKG K812
HiFiMAN HE-500
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

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