Bang & Olufsen A8Sony NWZ-WH505
Top 68%426 points
Top 68%
Top 42%771 points
Top 42%
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sony NWZ-WH505
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Top specs and features

Bang & Olufsen A8 vs Sony NWZ-WH505: 18 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
25000Hz

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
5Hz

3. 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
40Ohms

4. 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
Sony NWZ-WH505
33% have it

5. 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
Sony NWZ-WH505
72% 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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sony NWZ-WH505
39% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sony NWZ-WH505
32% have it

8. 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
Sony NWZ-WH505
42% have it

9. 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
Sony NWZ-WH505
76% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sony NWZ-WH505
53% have it

11. 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
Sony NWZ-WH505
32% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sony NWZ-WH505
42% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sony NWZ-WH505
16% have it

14. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sony NWZ-WH505
15% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sony NWZ-WH505
9% have it

17. 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
Sony NWZ-WH505
87% have it

18. 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
Sony NWZ-WH505
33% have it

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