59points

AKG K3003

56points

Focal Listen

AKG K3003
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AKG K3003 vs Focal Listen

AKG K3003
Focal Listen
59
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AKG K3003
56
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Focal Listen

Why is AKG K3003 better than Focal Listen?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs15Hz
  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    125dB/mWvs122dB/mW
  • 24 Ohms lower impedance
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    8 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Sweat resistance
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  • 263g lighter
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    10gvs273g
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    2vs1

Why is Focal Listen better than AKG K3003?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be folded
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  • 0.2m longer cable
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    1.4mvs1.2m

Price comparison

Focal Listen

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$392.00

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Design

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

10g

273g

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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG K3003
Focal Listen
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

15Hz

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
Focal Listen
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

125dB/mW

122dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.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.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K3003
Focal Listen
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K3003
Focal Listen
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 K3003
Focal Listen
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.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.Has an in-line control panel
AKG K3003
Focal Listen
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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