Bang & Olufsen A8Maxell NC-IV
Top 68%422 points
Top 68%
Top 42%759 points
Top 42%
Bang & Olufsen A8
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Top specs and features

Bang & Olufsen A8 vs Maxell NC-IV: 19 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.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
22000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
50Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
10Hz

3. weight

703.7g lighter.
22g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
725.7g

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.
19Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
38Ohms

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
Maxell NC-IV
33% have it

6. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Maxell NC-IV
73% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Maxell NC-IV
31% have it

8. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Maxell NC-IV
75% have it

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Maxell NC-IV
54% have it

10. 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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Maxell NC-IV
32% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Maxell NC-IV
42% have it

12. 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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Maxell NC-IV
42% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Maxell NC-IV
64% have it

14. 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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Maxell NC-IV
13% have it

15. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.8m

16. 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
Maxell NC-IV
87% have it

17. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Maxell NC-IV
6% have it

18. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Maxell NC-IV
3% have it

19. 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
Maxell NC-IV
33% have it

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