63points

AKG K550

51points

Meze 99 Neo

AKG K550
Comparison winner
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21 facts in comparison

AKG K550 vs Meze 99 Neo

AKG K550
Meze 99 Neo
63
points
AKG K550
51
points
Meze 99 Neo

Why is AKG K550 better than Meze 99 Neo?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs15Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 11dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    114dB/mWvs103dB/mW
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Why is Meze 99 Neo better than AKG K550?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    26 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 45g lighter
    260gvs305g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

AKG K550

ProductStorePrice
AKG K550 AmazonAKG K550MKII Sealed Headphone New Genera...AKG K550MKII Sealed Headphone New Generation 50mm Diameter Dynamic Driver Adopted Reference Black K550MKIIBLK
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$289.99

Design

1.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. Show more

AKG K550
Meze 99 Neo
2.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
Meze 99 Neo
3.has a detachable cable
?

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

AKG K550
Meze 99 Neo
4.sweat resistant
?

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

AKG K550
Meze 99 Neo
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

305g

260g

6.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K550
Meze 99 Neo

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

28000Hz

25000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

12Hz

15Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

114dB/mW

103dB/mW

4.has 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
Meze 99 Neo
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

26 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

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

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

50mm

40mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 400

AKG K550
Meze 99 Neo
2.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
Meze 99 Neo

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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

AKG K550
Meze 99 Neo
2.has an in-line control panel
?

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

AKG K550
Meze 99 Neo

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