AKG K551Bose OE2i
Top 54%594 points
Top 54%
Top 70%391 points
Top 70%
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AKG K551 vs Bose OE2i: 13 facts in comparison

1. weight

165g lighter.
305g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
140g

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 OE2i
48% 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 OE2i
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 OE2i
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 OE2i
44% have it

6. 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 K551
Bose OE2i
36% have it

7. 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
Bose OE2i
75% 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 OE2i
54% have it

9. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
AKG K551
Bose OE2i
32% have it

10. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K551
Bose OE2i
64% have it

11. 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

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 OE2i
22% have it

13. 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 OE2i
87% have it

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