Audeze EL-8 TitaniumAKG K702Bose QuietComfort 25
Top 26%992 points
Top 26%
Top 45%736 points
Top 45%
Top 64%477 points
Top 64%
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
AKG K702
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Bose QuietComfort 25
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Top specs and features

Audeze EL-8 Titanium vs AKG K702 vs Bose QuietComfort 25: 21 facts in comparison

1. weight

460g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
235g
196g

2. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
48% have it

3. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
33% have it

4. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
73% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
25% have it

6. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
38% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
31% have it

8. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
44% have it

9. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
36% have it

10. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
42% have it

11. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
75% have it

12. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
53% have it

13. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
32% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
42% have it

16. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
13% have it

17. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
3m
1.4m

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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
87% have it

19. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
3% have it

20. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
6% have it

21. 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
AKG K702
Bose QuietComfort 25
10% have it

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