51points

AKG IP2

42points

AKG Y23U

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AKG IP2 vs AKG Y23U

AKG IP2
AKG Y23U
AKG IP2
AKG Y23U

Why is AKG IP2 better than AKG Y23U?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    12Hzvs20Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has a tangle free cable

Why is AKG Y23U better than AKG IP2?

  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has included ear pads

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Design

1.has a tangle free cable
AKG IP2
AKG Y23U

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

2.travel bag is included
AKG IP2
AKG Y23U

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

3.has included ear pads
AKG IP2
AKG Y23U

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

4.has a straight plug
AKG IP2
AKG Y23U

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

5.cable length

1.15m

1m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

6.has an in-ear form
AKG IP2
AKG Y23U

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.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

23500Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency

12Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG IP2
AKG Y23U

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

4.impedance

16 Ohms

16 Ohms

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

5.sound pressure level

121dB/mW

98dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG IP2
AKG Y23U

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG IP2
AKG Y23U

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
AKG IP2
AKG Y23U

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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