AKG K550Skullcandy G.I.
Top 42%780 points
Top 42%
Top 52%650 points
Top 52%
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AKG K550 vs Skullcandy G.I.: 20 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
18Hz

3. 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
Skullcandy G.I.
46% have it

4. 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
50Ohms

5. 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
Skullcandy G.I.
34% have it

6. 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
Skullcandy G.I.
72% have it

7. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K550
Skullcandy G.I.
25% have it

8. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K550
Skullcandy G.I.
32% have it

9. 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
Skullcandy G.I.
45% have it

10. can be used as a headset

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.
AKG K550
Skullcandy G.I.
38% have it

11. 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.
50mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
40mm

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
Skullcandy G.I.
42% have it

13. 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
Skullcandy G.I.
76% have it

14. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K550
Skullcandy G.I.
52% have it

16. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K550
Skullcandy G.I.
41% have it

17. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K550
Skullcandy G.I.
63% have it

18. 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
Skullcandy G.I.
86% have it

19. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
AKG K550
Skullcandy G.I.
10% have it

20. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.5m

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