AKG K550Ultrasone Edition 5
Top 42%781 points
Top 42%
Top 60%533 points
Top 60%
AKG K550
Ultrasone Edition 5
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AKG K550 vs Ultrasone Edition 5: 18 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
46000Hz

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
5Hz

3. weight

25g lighter.
305g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
280g

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
Ultrasone Edition 5
46% 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.
32Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
32Ohms

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
114dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
96dB/mW

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
Ultrasone Edition 5
72% have it

8. 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
Ultrasone Edition 5
39% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K550
Ultrasone Edition 5
25% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K550
Ultrasone Edition 5
32% 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 a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K550
Ultrasone Edition 5
52% have it

13. 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
Ultrasone Edition 5
42% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K550
Ultrasone Edition 5
41% have it

16. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
AKG K550
Ultrasone Edition 5
10% have it

17. 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
Ultrasone Edition 5
86% have it

18. cable length

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

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