AKG K 550Sony MDR-10RBT
Top 55%596 points
Top 55%
Top 38%828 points
Top 38%
AKG K 550
Sony MDR-10RBT
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AKG K 550 vs Sony MDR-10RBT: 20 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.
28000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
12Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
20Hz

3. 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
Sony MDR-10RBT
47% have it

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.
32Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
40Ohms

5. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
AKG K 550
Sony MDR-10RBT
33% have it

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
114dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
100dB/mW

7. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K 550
Sony MDR-10RBT
25% 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 550
Sony MDR-10RBT
39% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K 550
Sony MDR-10RBT
32% 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 EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm

11. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K 550
Sony MDR-10RBT
53% 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 550
Sony MDR-10RBT
42% have it

13. 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
Sony MDR-10RBT
76% have it

14. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
AKG K 550
Sony MDR-10RBT
32% have it

16. control panel placed on a device

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.
AKG K 550
Sony MDR-10RBT
15% have it

17. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 550
Sony MDR-10RBT
64% have it

18. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AKG K 550
Sony MDR-10RBT
9% have it

19. cable length

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

20. 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
Sony MDR-10RBT
87% have it

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