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AKG K550 vs Sony MDR-1ADAC: 25 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.
100000Hz

2. lowest frequency

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

3. weight

5g lighter.

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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
49% 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.

6. sound pressure level

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

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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
73% have it

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
26% have it

9. 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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
38% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
31% 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.

12. is 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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
34% have it

13. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
74% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
44% have it

15. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
55% have it

16. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
15% have it

17. 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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
42% have it

18. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
13% have it

19. has active noise canceling / noise reduction

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
13% have it

20. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
65% have it

21. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
10% have it

22. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

23. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
3% have it

24. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
AKG K550
Sony MDR-1ADAC
7% have it

25. 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
Sony MDR-1ADAC
87% have it

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