59points

AKG K3003

55points

JBL J88

AKG K3003
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20 facts in comparison

AKG K3003 vs JBL J88

AKG K3003
JBL J88
59
points
AKG K3003
55
points
JBL J88

Why is AKG K3003 better than JBL J88?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 24 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    8 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Sweat resistance
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  • 897g lighter
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    10gvs907g
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is JBL J88 better than AKG K3003?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
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    8Hzvs10Hz
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be folded
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  • 0.1m longer cable
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    1.3mvs1.2m
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

AKG K3003

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$52.58

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Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K3003
JBL J88
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.
2.has a detachable cable
AKG K3003
JBL J88
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
JBL J88
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

10g

907g

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
JBL J88
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
AKG K3003
JBL J88
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

8Hz

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.has passive noise reduction
AKG K3003
JBL J88
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
JBL J88
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.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.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K3003
JBL J88
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2.Has an in-line control panel
AKG K3003
JBL J88
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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