Audeze EL-8 TitaniumAbyss AB-1266Nixon RPM
Top 25%1,029 points
Top 25%
Top 59%555 points
Top 59%
Top 53%638 points
Top 53%
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
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Nixon RPM
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Top specs and features

Audeze EL-8 Titanium vs Abyss AB-1266 vs Nixon RPM: 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.
50000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
28000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
10Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
5Hz
18Hz

3. weight

460g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
660g
347g

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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
45% 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.
30 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
46 Ohms
24 Ohms

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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
33% have it

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
71% have it

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
24% have it

9. 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
39% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
32% 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
45% have it

12. 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
40% have it

13. 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
78% have it

14. 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
41% have it

16. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
51% have it

17. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
31% have it

18. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
85% have it

19. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
8% have it

20. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
2.5m
2m

21. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
3% 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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Abyss AB-1266
Nixon RPM
10% have it

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