57points

AKG K 430

43points

Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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AKG K 430 vs Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

AKG K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear
AKG K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear
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43
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Why is AKG K 430 better than Skullcandy Fix In-Ear?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    12Hzvs20Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Can be folded
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Skullcandy Fix In-Ear better than AKG K 430?

  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has an in-ear form
  • 0.2m longer cable
    1.3mvs1.1m

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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

2.can be folded
AKG K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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

3.has an in-ear form
AKG K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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.

4.has included ear pads
AKG K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

5.travel bag is included
AKG K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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

6.has an on-ear form
AKG K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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.

Sound quality

1.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

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 K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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

4.impedance

32 Ohms

24 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

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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 K 430
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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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