64points

AKG K550

69points

AKG K845BT

AKG K550
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AKG K550 vs AKG K845BT

AKG K550
AKG K845BT
AKG K550
AKG K845BT
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69
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Why is AKG K550 better than AKG K845BT?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    12Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Sweat resistant
  • Has a straight plug

Why is AKG K845BT better than AKG K550?

  • 17g lighter
    288gvs305g
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has a battery level indicator

Top specs and features

Design

1.has a detachable cable
AKG K550
AKG K845BT

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

2.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K550
AKG K845BT

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.weight

305g

288g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.can be folded
AKG K550
AKG K845BT

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

5.has a tangle free cable
AKG K550
AKG K845BT

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.sweat resistant
AKG K550
AKG K845BT

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

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

28000Hz

20000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

12Hz

20Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K550
AKG K845BT

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

114dB/mW

102dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.driver unit size

50mm

50mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
AKG K550
AKG K845BT

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K550
AKG K845BT

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K550
AKG K845BT

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

3.Has WiFi
AKG K550
AKG K845BT

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K550
AKG K845BT

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

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