58points

AKG K812

42points

Sennheiser HD 800

AKG K812
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17 facts in comparison

AKG K812 vs Sennheiser HD 800

AKG K812
Sennheiser HD 800
58
points
AKG K812
42
points
Sennheiser HD 800

Why is AKG K812 better than Sennheiser HD 800?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    54000Hzvs51000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs6Hz
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 264 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    36 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 800 better than AKG K812?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 60g lighter
    330gvs390g

Price comparison

AKG K812

ProductStorePrice
AKG K812 AmazonAKG Pro Audio Superior Reference Headpho...AKG Pro Audio Superior Reference Headphone, Black (3458X00010)
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$1,316.08
AKG K812 AmazonAKG K812 Superior Reference Headphones w...AKG K812 Superior Reference Headphones with 1 Year Free Extended Warranty
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$1,499.00

Sennheiser HD 800

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...Sennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
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$1,699.95
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 820 Closed-Back Headphone
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$2,299.73
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$398.00
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 800 Reference Dynamic Head...Sennheiser HD 800 Reference Dynamic Headphone
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$1,999.00
Sennheiser HD 800 Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphon...beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphones, Gray, (459038)
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$128.88
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$299.00
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation, Black and Silver(HD 4.50 BTNC)
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$99.90
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.95
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone, I...Sennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone, Ivory
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$157.44
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
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$489.00

Design

1.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. Show more

AKG K812
Sennheiser HD 800
2.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
Sennheiser HD 800
3.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
Sennheiser HD 800
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

390g

330g

5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K812
Sennheiser HD 800
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K812
Sennheiser HD 800

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

54000Hz

51000Hz

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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

6Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

110dB/mW

102dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

For example

Panasonic Technics EAH-AZ70W

AKG K812
Sennheiser HD 800
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

36 Ohms

300 Ohms

6.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
?

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

Umidigi Ubeats

AKG K812
Sennheiser HD 800

Connectivity

1.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 K812
Sennheiser HD 800

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