34points

Bang & Olufsen A8

49points

Bowers & Wilkins C5

Bang & Olufsen A8
Comparison winner
Bowers & Wilkins C5
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14 facts in comparison

Bang & Olufsen A8 vs Bowers & Wilkins C5

Bang & Olufsen A8
Bowers & Wilkins C5
34
points
Bang & Olufsen A8
49
points
Bowers & Wilkins C5

Why is Bang & Olufsen A8 better than Bowers & Wilkins C5?

  • 13 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    19 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Why is Bowers & Wilkins C5 better than Bang & Olufsen A8?

  • 40Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs50Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 2g lighter
    20gvs22g
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.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.

Bang & Olufsen A8
Bowers & Wilkins C5
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

22g

20g

3.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Bang & Olufsen A8
Bowers & Wilkins C5
4.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Bang & Olufsen A8
Bowers & Wilkins C5
5.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.

Bang & Olufsen A8
Bowers & Wilkins C5
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.2m

1.2m

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

20000Hz

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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

50Hz

10Hz

3.has passive noise reduction
?

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

Bang & Olufsen A8
Bowers & Wilkins C5
4.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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

19 Ohms

32 Ohms

5.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.

Bang & Olufsen A8
Bowers & Wilkins C5

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Bang & Olufsen A8
Bowers & Wilkins C5

Features

1.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.

Bang & Olufsen A8
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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