51points

AKG K551

63points

Pioneer HDJ-500T

AKG K551
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Pioneer HDJ-500T
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19 facts in comparison

AKG K551 vs Pioneer HDJ-500T

AKG K551
Pioneer HDJ-500T
51
points
AKG K551
63
points
Pioneer HDJ-500T

Why is AKG K551 better than Pioneer HDJ-500T?

  • 13 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs45 Ohms
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    114dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Pioneer HDJ-500T better than AKG K551?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs12Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 110g lighter
    195gvs305g
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Design

1.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
Pioneer HDJ-500T
2.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 K551
Pioneer HDJ-500T
3.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 K551
Pioneer HDJ-500T
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

305g

195g

5.can be folded
?

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

AKG K551
Pioneer HDJ-500T
6.Has a coil cable
?

A coil cable offers more flexibility, as it can be further extended when in use, as well as retracted to take up less space when not in use.

AKG K551
Pioneer HDJ-500T

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

28000Hz

28000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

12Hz

5Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

AKG K551
Pioneer HDJ-500T
4.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

114dB/mW

105dB/mW

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

45 Ohms

6.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.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

50mm

40mm

Connectivity

1.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
Pioneer HDJ-500T

Features

1.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
Pioneer HDJ-500T
2.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

1

1

3.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
Pioneer HDJ-500T

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