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AKG K 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Top 53%620 points
Top 53%
Top 65%456 points
Top 65%
AKG K 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Top specs and features

AKG K 550 vs Beats by Dre urBeats SE: 16 facts in comparison

1. weight

287g lighter.
305g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
18g

2. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
AKG K 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
45% have it

3. 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 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
69% have it

4. 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 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
39% have it

5. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
31% have it

6. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
24% have it

7. 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 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
47% 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 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
40% have it

10. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
50mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
9mm

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
64% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
43% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
50% 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 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
82% have it

15. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

16. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
AKG K 550
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
5% have it

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