AKG K44 PerceptionShure SRH550DJ
Top 58%594 points
Top 58%
Top 55%630 points
Top 55%
AKG K44 Perception
Shure SRH550DJ
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AKG K44 Perception vs Shure SRH550DJ: 14 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz

3. weight

45g lighter.
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g

4. has sound isolation/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 K44 Perception
Shure SRH550DJ
45% have it

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.
32 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
32 Ohms

6. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
AKG K44 Perception
Shure SRH550DJ
35% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW

8. 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 K44 Perception
Shure SRH550DJ
76% have it

9. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm

10. has an over-the-ear form

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.
AKG K44 Perception
Shure SRH550DJ
40% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K44 Perception
Shure SRH550DJ
42% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K44 Perception
Shure SRH550DJ
50% have it

13. 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 K44 Perception
Shure SRH550DJ
83% have it

14. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m

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