59points

AKG K812

94points

Sennheiser PXC 550

43points

Sol Republic Tracks HD

86points

Sony MDR-100ABN

AKG K812
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Sol Republic Tracks HD
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AKG K812 vs Sennheiser PXC 550 vs Sol Republic Tracks HD vs Sony MDR-100ABN

AKG K812
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sol Republic Tracks HD
Sony MDR-100ABN
AKG K812
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sol Republic Tracks HD
Sony MDR-100ABN

Why is AKG K812 better than Sennheiser PXC 550 & Sol Republic Tracks HD & Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has an open-back design

Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than AKG K812 & Sol Republic Tracks HD & Sony MDR-100ABN?

    Why is Sol Republic Tracks HD better than AKG K812 & Sennheiser PXC 550 & Sony MDR-100ABN?

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    Why is Sony MDR-100ABN better than AKG K812 & Sennheiser PXC 550 & Sol Republic Tracks HD?

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      Design

      1.has stereo speakers
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      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 an over-the-ear form
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      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.

      3.has a detachable cable
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

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

      4.can be folded
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

      5.has a tangle free cable
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

      6.has included ear pads
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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      Sound quality

      1.lowest frequency

      5Hz

      17Hz

      20Hz

      5Hz

      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

      23000Hz

      20000Hz

      40000Hz

      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.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

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

      4.has a neodymium magnet
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

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

      5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      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.

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      Power

      1.has a battery level indicator
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

      2.has a rechargeable battery
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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      Connectivity

      1.Can be used wirelessly
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

      2.has a 3.5mm male connector
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      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
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      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.

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      Features

      1.control panel placed on a device
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      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.has an in-line control panel
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

      3.can be used as a headset
      AKG K812
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sol Republic Tracks HD
      Sony MDR-100ABN

      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.

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