53points

AKG K 550

51points

Creative Aurvana Live

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AKG K 550 vs Creative Aurvana Live

AKG K 550
Creative Aurvana Live
AKG K 550
Creative Aurvana Live
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51
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Why is AKG K 550 better than Creative Aurvana Live?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Can be folded

Why is Creative Aurvana Live better than AKG K 550?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    30000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs12Hz
  • 95g lighter
    210gvs305g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Travel bag is included

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 550
Creative Aurvana Live

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 a detachable cable
AKG K 550
Creative Aurvana Live

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

For example

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC900BT

3.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K 550
Creative Aurvana Live

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.

4.weight

305g

210g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
AKG K 550
Creative Aurvana Live

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

6.travel bag is included
AKG K 550
Creative Aurvana Live

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

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

28000Hz

30000Hz

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

10Hz

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.sound pressure level

114dB/mW

103dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K 550
Creative Aurvana Live

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

5.impedance

32 Ohms

32 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

6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K 550
Creative Aurvana Live

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 550
Creative Aurvana Live

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

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