Audeze SineAKG K167 TiestoSony MDR-EX150AP
Top 34%885 points
Top 34%
Top 47%705 points
Top 47%
Top 53%620 points
Top 53%
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
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Sony MDR-EX150AP
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Top specs and features

Audeze Sine vs AKG K167 Tiesto vs Sony MDR-EX150AP: 24 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
27000Hz
24000Hz

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
10Hz
5Hz

3. weight

230g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
250g
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.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
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.
20Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
32Ohms
16Ohms

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 Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
33% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
120dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
112dB/mW
103dB/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.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
73% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
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.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
38% have it

11. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
31% have it

12. 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 Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
44% have it

13. 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 Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
36% have it

14. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
70mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm
9mm

16. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
53% 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 Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
32% have it

18. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
42% have it

19. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
16% have it

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.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
87% have it

21. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
22% have it

22. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
2.5m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
4.3m
1.2m

23. 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.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
33% have it

24. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Audeze Sine
AKG K167 Tiesto
Sony MDR-EX150AP
3% have it

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