44points

AKG K545

47points

Philips Fidelio S1

AKG K545
Philips Fidelio S1
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21 facts in comparison

AKG K545 vs Philips Fidelio S1

AKG K545
Philips Fidelio S1

Why is AKG K545 better than Philips Fidelio S1?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs15Hz
  • 1500Hz higher high-frequency
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    25000Hzvs23500Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 36.5mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs13.5mm
  • Can be folded
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Philips Fidelio S1 better than AKG K545?

  • 76dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    107dB/mWvs31dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 267.5g lighter
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    14gvs281.5g
  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

AKG K545

ProductStorePrice
AKG K545 AmazonAKG K545 BLK Studio-Quality, Closed-Back...AKG K545 BLK Studio-Quality, Closed-Back, Over the Ear Headphones (Black)
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$240.99
AKG K545 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K712 PRO Over-Ear, Open-Ba...AKG Pro Audio K712 PRO Over-Ear, Open-Back, Flat-Wire, Reference Studio Headphones
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$384.95
AKG K545 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K72 Over-Ear, Closed-Back,...AKG Pro Audio K72 Over-Ear, Closed-Back, Studio Headphones, Matte Black
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$49.00
AKG K545 AmazonAKG K52 Headphones
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$47.98
AKG K545 AmazonAKG K271 MKII Professional Over-Ear Clos...AKG K271 MKII Professional Over-Ear Closed-Back Studio Headphone Bundle with Audiomate Headphone Stand and Mophead 3 Medium Guitar Picks
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$199.00
AKG K545 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K712 PRO Over-Ear Open Ref...AKG Pro Audio K712 PRO Over-Ear Open Reference Studio Headphones with Knox Headphone Amp Bundle (2 Items)
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$548.90
AKG K545 AmazonAKG Pro Audio C555 L High-Performance He...AKG Pro Audio C555 L High-Performance Head-Worn Condenser Microphone
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$139.00
AKG K545 AmazonAKG Noise Canceling Headphone Black (N60...AKG Noise Canceling Headphone Black (N60)
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$179.96
AKG K545 AmazonAKG K374SLV Premium High-Performance In-...AKG K374SLV Premium High-Performance In-Ear Headphones, Silver
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$59.95
AKG K545 AmazonAKG Premium in-Ear Headphone Silver (N20...AKG Premium in-Ear Headphone Silver (N20USIL)
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$94.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K545
Philips Fidelio S1
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 K545
Philips Fidelio S1
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 K545
Philips Fidelio S1
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

281.5g

14g

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.can be folded
AKG K545
Philips Fidelio S1
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
AKG K545
Philips Fidelio S1
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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

25000Hz

23500Hz

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 K545
Philips Fidelio S1
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

31dB/mW

107dB/mW

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

32 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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K545
Philips Fidelio S1
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K545
Philips Fidelio S1
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 K545
Philips Fidelio S1
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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