60points

AKG K3003

63points

Sony XBA-3iP

AKG K3003
Comparison winner
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21 facts in comparison

AKG K3003 vs Sony XBA-3iP

AKG K3003
Sony XBA-3iP
60
points
AKG K3003
63
points
Sony XBA-3iP

Why is AKG K3003 better than Sony XBA-3iP?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    30000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    8 Ohmsvs12 Ohms
  • 17dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    125dB/mWvs108dB/mW
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony XBA-3iP better than AKG K3003?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 3g lighter
    7gvs10g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

AKG K3003
Sony XBA-3iP
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

10g

7g

3.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

AKG K3003
Sony XBA-3iP
4.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K3003
Sony XBA-3iP
5.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K3003
Sony XBA-3iP
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K3003
Sony XBA-3iP

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

30000Hz

28000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

4Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

125dB/mW

108dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

AKG K3003
Sony XBA-3iP
5.impedance
?

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

8 Ohms

12 Ohms

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K3003
Sony XBA-3iP
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

AKG K3003
Sony XBA-3iP

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

AKG K3003
Sony XBA-3iP
2.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

3.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

AKG K3003
Sony XBA-3iP

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