AKG K171 MKIIPlantronics Backbeat Fit
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AKG K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
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AKG K171 MKII vs Plantronics Backbeat Fit: 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.
26000Hz
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.
18Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
50Hz

3. weight

216g lighter.
240g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
24g

4. 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 K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
47% have it

5. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
107dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
105dB/mW

6. 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 K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
72% have it

7. 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 K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
39% have it

8. 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.
30mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
6mm

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
53% have it

10. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
41% have it

11. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
17% have it

12. 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 K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
15% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
63% have it

14. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
AKG K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
8% have it

16. 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 K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
86% have it

17. 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 K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
22% have it

18. 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 K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
4% have it

19. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
AKG K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
3% have it

20. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
AKG K171 MKII
Plantronics Backbeat Fit
0% have it

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