AKG K 512 MKIISony MDR-1ABTSony MDR-AS400IP/W
Top 48%355 points
Top 48%
Top 11%608 points
Top 11%
Top 21%540 points
Top 21%
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
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Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
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Top specs and features

AKG K 512 MKII vs Sony MDR-1ABT vs Sony MDR-AS400IP/W: 27 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.
100000Hz
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.

3. weight

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.
24Ohms
16Ohms

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.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
33% have it

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
98dB/mW
103dB/mW

7. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
25% have it

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 K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
73% have it

9. 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 K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
38% have it

10. 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 K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
44% 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.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
32% have it

12. 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 K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
75% have it

13. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
42% have it

14. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
54% have it

15. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
16% have it

16. 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 K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
14% have it

17. 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 K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
42% have it

18. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
64% have it

19. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
10% have it

20. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

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.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
22% have it

22. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
8% have it

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 K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
87% have it

24. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
4% have it

25. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
AKG K 512 MKII
Sony MDR-1ABT
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
3% have it

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