46points

AKG K181 DJ UE

45points

AKG Y50

AKG K181 DJ UE
Comparison winner
AKG Y50
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22 facts in comparison

AKG K181 DJ UE vs AKG Y50

AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG Y50

Why is AKG K181 DJ UE better than AKG Y50?

  • 11Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs16Hz
  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs40mm
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    2vs1
  • 3.8m longer cable
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    5mvs1.2m
  • Has a coil cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is AKG Y50 better than AKG K181 DJ UE?

  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    115dB/mWvs112dB/mW
  • 10 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs42 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 90g lighter
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    190gvs280g
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG Y50
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 K181 DJ UE
AKG Y50
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weight

280g

190g

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.
4.can be folded
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG Y50
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG Y50
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an on-ear form
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG Y50
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.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

16Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

30000Hz

24000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.sound pressure level

112dB/mW

115dB/mW

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

42 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.
5.driver unit size

50mm

40mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG Y50
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG Y50
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG Y50
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.control panel placed on a device
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG Y50
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.
3.Has an in-line control panel
AKG K181 DJ UE
AKG Y50
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
4.warranty period

2

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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