39points

AKG K553 Pro

55points

Harman Kardon Soho

AKG K553 Pro
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AKG K553 Pro vs Harman Kardon Soho

AKG K553 Pro
Harman Kardon Soho
39
points
AKG K553 Pro
55
points
Harman Kardon Soho

Why is AKG K553 Pro better than Harman Kardon Soho?

  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs20Hz
  • 44dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    144dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 20mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs30mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Harman Kardon Soho better than AKG K553 Pro?

  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

AKG K553 Pro
Harman Kardon Soho
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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 K553 Pro
Harman Kardon Soho
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

AKG K553 Pro
Harman Kardon Soho
4.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

AKG K553 Pro
Harman Kardon Soho
5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K553 Pro
Harman Kardon Soho
6.has an on-ear form
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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 K553 Pro
Harman Kardon Soho

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

144dB/mW

100dB/mW

4.impedance
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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

32 Ohms

5.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

AKG K553 Pro
Harman Kardon Soho
6.driver unit size
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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

30mm

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 K553 Pro
Harman Kardon Soho

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 K553 Pro
Harman Kardon Soho
2.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 K553 Pro
Harman Kardon Soho

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