AKG K551Bose FreeStyle
Top 35%444 points
Top 35%
Top 72%188 points
Top 72%
AKG K551
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Top specs and features

AKG K551 vs Bose FreeStyle: 15 facts in comparison

1. weight

287g lighter.

2. 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
Bose FreeStyle
49% have it

3. 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
Bose FreeStyle
73% have it

4. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K551
Bose FreeStyle
31% have it

5. 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
Bose FreeStyle
45% have it

6. 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 K551
Bose FreeStyle
74% have it

7. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K551
Bose FreeStyle
44% have it

8. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K551
Bose FreeStyle
55% have it

9. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K551
Bose FreeStyle
65% have it

10. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

11. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
AKG K551
Bose FreeStyle
10% have it

12. 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
Bose FreeStyle
22% have it

13. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
AKG K551
Bose FreeStyle
4% have it

14. 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
Bose FreeStyle
33% have it

15. 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
Bose FreeStyle
87% have it

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