AKG K812Samsung Level OverSony XBA-1
Top 22%539 points
Top 22%
Top 12%607 points
Top 12%
Top 26%509 points
Top 26%
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
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Sony XBA-1
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Top specs and features

AKG K812 vs Samsung Level Over vs Sony XBA-1: 25 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.
32000Hz
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.

3. weight

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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
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.
41Ohms
24Ohms

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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
33% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
105dB/mW
108dB/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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
73% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
38% have it

11. 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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
44% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
42% 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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
32% have it

14. 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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
75% have it

15. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
54% have it

16. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
16% have it

17. 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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
14% have it

18. 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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
42% have it

19. 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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
13% have it

20. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
64% have it

21. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
10% have it

22. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

23. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
87% have it

24. 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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
33% have it

25. 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.
AKG K812
Samsung Level Over
Sony XBA-1
10% have it

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