59points
28points

AKG K3003

78points
81points

AKG Y500 Wireless

AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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36 facts in comparison

AKG K3003 vs AKG Y500 Wireless

AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
59
points
AKG K3003
78
points
AKG Y500 Wireless

Why is AKG K3003 better than AKG Y500 Wireless?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs16Hz
  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs22000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    125dB/mWvs117dB/mW
  • 24 Ohms lower impedance
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    8 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Sweat resistance
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  • 220g lighter
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    10gvs230g
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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Why is AKG Y500 Wireless better than AKG K3003?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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Price comparison

AKG Y500 Wireless

Buy used:

$129.99

ProductStorePrice
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Green) AKGY500BTGRN【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
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$418.76
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version) (Renewed)
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$53.95
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
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$65.43
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Pink) AKGY500BTPIK【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
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$49.00
AKG Y500 Wireless aliexpressSamsung AKG Bluetooth Wireless Sealed Dy...Samsung AKG Bluetooth Wireless Sealed Dynamic Canal Type Headphone AKG Y500 Wireless Headset AKG Y500BT with Microphone
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$148.98

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
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 K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.sweat resistance
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

10g

230g

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.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

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

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 K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
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.
5.sound pressure level

125dB/mW

117dB/mW

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

8 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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.supports Wi-Fi
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
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.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
AKG K3003
AKG Y500 Wireless
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Price comparison

AKG Y500 Wireless

Buy used:

$129.99

ProductStorePrice
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Green) AKGY500BTGRN【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$418.76
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$53.95
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
Amazon logo
$65.43
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Pink) AKGY500BTPIK【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$49.00
AKG Y500 Wireless aliexpressSamsung AKG Bluetooth Wireless Sealed Dy...Samsung AKG Bluetooth Wireless Sealed Dynamic Canal Type Headphone AKG Y500 Wireless Headset AKG Y500BT with Microphone
aliexpress logo
$148.98

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