AKG K550Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
Top 42%780 points
Top 42%
Top 51%663 points
Top 51%
AKG K550
Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
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AKG K550 vs Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition: 17 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.
28000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
35000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
12Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
10Hz

3. weight

93g lighter.
305g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
398g

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 K550
Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
46% 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.
32Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
32Ohms

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 K550
Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
34% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
114dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
95dB/mW

8. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG K550
Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
72% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K550
Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
25% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K550
Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
32% have it

11. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K550
Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
52% have it

12. 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 K550
Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
42% have it

13. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K550
Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
41% have it

14. 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 K550
Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
86% have it

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
3m

17. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
AKG K550
Beyerdynamic DT 440 Edition
10% have it

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