55points

AKG K 430

83points

JBL Duet BT

AKG K 430
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AKG K 430 vs JBL Duet BT

AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

Why is AKG K 430 better than JBL Duet BT?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    12Hzvs20Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 73.3g lighter
    110gvs183.3g
  • Has a straight plug

Why is JBL Duet BT better than AKG K 430?

  • Has a detachable cable
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has a rechargeable battery

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.weight

110g

183.3g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

3.has a detachable cable
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

4.can be folded
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

5.has a tangle free cable
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.travel bag is included
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

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

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Sound quality

1.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

2.highest frequency

28000Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

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

4.sound pressure level

125dB/mW

111dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.impedance

32 Ohms

32 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

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

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

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

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

3.can be used as a headset
AKG K 430
JBL Duet BT

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.

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