52points

AKG K181 DJ UE

48points

Shure SRH550DJ

AKG K181 DJ UE
Comparison winner
Shure SRH550DJ
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20 facts in comparison

AKG K181 DJ UE vs Shure SRH550DJ

AKG K181 DJ UE
Shure SRH550DJ

Why is AKG K181 DJ UE better than Shure SRH550DJ?

  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    112dB/mWvs109dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Can be folded
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  • Has an on-ear form
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  • 3m longer cable
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    5mvs2m
  • Has a coil cable
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Why is Shure SRH550DJ better than AKG K181 DJ UE?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 10 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs42 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 45g lighter
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    235gvs280g

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K181 DJ UE
Shure SRH550DJ
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 an over-the-ear form
AKG K181 DJ UE
Shure SRH550DJ
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.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG K181 DJ UE
Shure SRH550DJ
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

280g

235g

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.
5.can be folded
AKG K181 DJ UE
Shure SRH550DJ
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.has an on-ear form
AKG K181 DJ UE
Shure SRH550DJ
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

5Hz

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

22000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K181 DJ UE
Shure SRH550DJ
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

112dB/mW

109dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K181 DJ UE
Shure SRH550DJ
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.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K181 DJ UE
Shure SRH550DJ
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K181 DJ UE
Shure SRH550DJ
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K181 DJ UE
Shure SRH550DJ
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.

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