AKG K812Sony XBA-1
Top 43%756 points
Top 43%
Top 49%685 points
Top 49%
AKG K812
Sony XBA-1
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AKG K812 vs Sony XBA-1: 22 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
54000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
25000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
5Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
5Hz

3. weight

387g lighter.
390g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
3g

4. 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
Sony XBA-1
48% have it

5. impedance

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.
36Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
24Ohms

6. 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
Sony XBA-1
33% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
110dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
108dB/mW

8. 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
Sony XBA-1
73% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K812
Sony XBA-1
25% have it

10. 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
Sony XBA-1
38% have it

11. 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
Sony XBA-1
44% have it

12. 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
Sony XBA-1
75% have it

13. 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
Sony XBA-1
42% have it

14. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K812
Sony XBA-1
53% have it

16. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K812
Sony XBA-1
16% have it

17. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K812
Sony XBA-1
42% have it

18. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K812
Sony XBA-1
64% have it

19. cable length

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

20. 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
Sony XBA-1
87% have it

21. 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 K812
Sony XBA-1
33% have it

22. 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
Sony XBA-1
10% have it

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