45points

AKG K 550

74points

Beats Powerbeats 4

AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
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33 facts in comparison

AKG K 550 vs Beats Powerbeats 4

AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4

Why is AKG K 550 better than Beats Powerbeats 4?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
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    12Hzvs20Hz
  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Can be folded
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Beats Powerbeats 4 better than AKG K 550?

  • Sweat resistance
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 278.7g lighter
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    26.3gvs305g
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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Price comparison

Beats Powerbeats 4

ProductStorePrice
Beats Powerbeats 4 AmazonPowerbeats High-Performance Wireless Ear...Powerbeats High-Performance Wireless Earphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 15 Hours Of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant Earbuds - Black (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$149.95
Beats Powerbeats 4 AmazonPowerbeats High-Performance Wireless Blu...Powerbeats High-Performance Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black - MWNV2LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$87.97

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
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.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

305g

26.3g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

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.
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.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.supports Wi-Fi
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
6.has a mute function
AKG K 550
Beats Powerbeats 4
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Price comparison

Beats Powerbeats 4

ProductStorePrice
Beats Powerbeats 4 AmazonPowerbeats High-Performance Wireless Ear...Powerbeats High-Performance Wireless Earphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 15 Hours Of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant Earbuds - Black (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$149.95
Beats Powerbeats 4 AmazonPowerbeats High-Performance Wireless Blu...Powerbeats High-Performance Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black - MWNV2LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$87.97

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