AKG K 495 NCBeats by Dre Powerbeats
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AKG K 495 NC vs Beats by Dre Powerbeats: 16 facts in comparison

1. weight

205g lighter.
235g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
30g

2. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
72% have it

3. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
39% have it

4. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K 495 NC
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
32% have it

5. 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.
AKG K 495 NC
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
44% have it

6. 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.
AKG K 495 NC
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
36% have it

7. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
53% have it

8. 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.
AKG K 495 NC
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
76% have it

9. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
42% have it

10. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K 495 NC
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
42% have it

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 495 NC
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
64% have it

12. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
13% have it

13. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
AKG K 495 NC
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
10% have it

14. 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
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
87% have it

16. has an in-ear form

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.
AKG K 495 NC
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
33% have it

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