AKG K 495 NCAudio-Technica ATH-A550Z
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AKG K 495 NC vs Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z: 16 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.

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

65g lighter.

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.

5. sound pressure level

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

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.
AKG K 495 NC
Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
73% have it

7. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K 495 NC
Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
26% 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.
AKG K 495 NC
Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
38% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K 495 NC
Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
31% have it

10. 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 495 NC
Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
74% have it

11. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K 495 NC
Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
55% 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.
AKG K 495 NC
Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
42% have it

13. 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.
AKG K 495 NC
Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
13% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 495 NC
Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
65% have it

15. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

16. 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 495 NC
Audio-Technica ATH-A550Z
87% have it

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