46points

AKG K551

37points

Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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AKG K551 vs Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

AKG K551
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear
46
points
AKG K551
37
points
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

Why is AKG K551 better than Skullcandy Fix In-Ear?

  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs20Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 36.5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs13.5mm
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Skullcandy Fix In-Ear better than AKG K551?

  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?
  • 0.1m longer cable
    ?

    1.3mvs1.2m

Price comparison

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
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear
2.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K551
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear
3.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

AKG K551
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear
4.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K551
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear
5.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
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.2m

1.3m

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

20Hz

3.has 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
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear
4.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

24 Ohms

5.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

13.5mm

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

AKG K551
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

AKG K551
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear
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

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

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
Skullcandy Fix In-Ear

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