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AKG K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
Top 51%654 points
Top 51%
Top 46%719 points
Top 46%
AKG K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
Top specs and features

AKG K551 vs Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000: 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
26000Hz

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

293g lighter.
305g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
12g

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 K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
45% 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.
32 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
16 Ohms

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
106dB/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 K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
68% have it

8. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
30% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
24% have it

10. 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 K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
46% have it

11. 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 K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
75% have it

12. 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
13mm

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
64% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
43% 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 K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
49% have it

16. 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 K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
81% have it

17. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

18. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
0.4m

19. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
AKG K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
22% have it

20. has an in-ear form

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.
AKG K551
Audio-Technica ATH-CKS1000
36% have it

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