Sony MDR-X10AKG K518Parrot Zik 2.0
Top 32%911 points
Top 32%
Top 56%584 points
Top 56%
Top 15%1,131 points
Top 15%
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
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Parrot Zik 2.0
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Top specs and features

Sony MDR-X10 vs AKG K518 vs Parrot Zik 2.0: 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.
29000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
24000Hz
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.
3Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
16Hz
20Hz

3. weight

300g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
150g
270g

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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
48% have it

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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
73% have it

7. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
25% have it

8. 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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
38% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
31% 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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
44% have it

11. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
36% 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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
42% have it

13. 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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
75% have it

14. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
53% have it

16. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
42% have it

17. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
16% have it

18. 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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
14% have it

19. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
64% have it

20. 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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
13% have it

21. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1m
1.3m

22. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
87% have it

23. 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.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
22% have it

24. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
3% have it

25. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony MDR-X10
AKG K518
Parrot Zik 2.0
8% have it

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