AKG K 550Street by 50 Active Noise Control
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AKG K 550 vs Street by 50 Active Noise Control: 20 facts in comparison

1. weight

1.05kg lighter.

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
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
49% 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
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
73% 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
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
38% 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 550
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
45% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K 550
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
31% have it

7. 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.

8. is 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 550
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
34% have it

9. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K 550
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
44% have it

10. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K 550
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
74% have it

11. 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
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
31% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K 550
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
55% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K 550
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
15% have it

14. 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
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
42% have it

15. 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 550
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
13% have it

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 550
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
65% have it

17. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

18. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
AKG K 550
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
22% have it

19. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
AKG K 550
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
7% have it

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
Street by 50 Active Noise Control
87% have it

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