AKG K550Fostex TE-01
Top 43%764 points
Top 43%
Top 63%495 points
Top 63%
AKG K550
Fostex TE-01
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AKG K550 vs Fostex TE-01: 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
20000Hz

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
20Hz

3. weight

285g lighter.
305g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
20g

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
Fostex TE-01
48% 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
17Ohms

6. 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
110dB/mW

7. 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
Fostex TE-01
73% have it

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K550
Fostex TE-01
25% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K550
Fostex TE-01
31% have it

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 K550
Fostex TE-01
42% have it

11. 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 K550
Fostex TE-01
75% 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 K550
Fostex TE-01
53% have it

13. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K550
Fostex TE-01
42% have it

14. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
AKG K550
Fostex TE-01
10% have it

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

17. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
AKG K550
Fostex TE-01
33% have it

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