63points

AKG K550

56points

JVC HA-MR77X

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AKG K550 vs JVC HA-MR77X

AKG K550
JVC HA-MR77X
AKG K550
JVC HA-MR77X

Why is AKG K550 better than JVC HA-MR77X?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 117g lighter
    305gvs422g
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    32 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Sweat resistant

Why is JVC HA-MR77X better than AKG K550?

  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    8Hzvs12Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • 7mm bigger driver unit
    57mmvs50mm

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K550
JVC HA-MR77X

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 K550
JVC HA-MR77X

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

422g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.can be folded
AKG K550
JVC HA-MR77X

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

5.has a tangle free cable
AKG K550
JVC HA-MR77X

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.sweat resistant
AKG K550
JVC HA-MR77X

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

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

12Hz

8Hz

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

2.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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K550
JVC HA-MR77X

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

113dB/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.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K550
JVC HA-MR77X

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

6.impedance

32 Ohms

46 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

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K550
JVC HA-MR77X

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

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Features

1.has an in-line control panel
AKG K550
JVC HA-MR77X

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

2.can be used as a headset
AKG K550
JVC HA-MR77X

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

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