63points

AKG K550

56points

LSTN Bowerys

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AKG K550 vs LSTN Bowerys

AKG K550
LSTN Bowerys
AKG K550
LSTN Bowerys

Why is AKG K550 better than LSTN Bowerys?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    12Hzvs20Hz
  • Can be folded
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Sweat resistant

Why is LSTN Bowerys better than AKG K550?

  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has an in-ear form
  • Has an earbud form

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Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K550
LSTN Bowerys

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.

2.can be folded
AKG K550
LSTN Bowerys

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

3.has a tangle free cable
AKG K550
LSTN Bowerys

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

4.has an in-ear form
AKG K550
LSTN Bowerys

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.

5.sweat resistant
AKG K550
LSTN Bowerys

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

6.has included ear pads
AKG K550
LSTN Bowerys

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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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
LSTN Bowerys

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

101dB/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
LSTN Bowerys

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.driver unit size

50mm

8mm

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

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K550
LSTN Bowerys

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

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K550
LSTN Bowerys

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
AKG K550
LSTN Bowerys

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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