38points

AKG K553 Pro

66points

JBL Reflect Contour 2

AKG K553 Pro
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AKG K553 Pro vs JBL Reflect Contour 2

AKG K553 Pro
JBL Reflect Contour 2
38
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AKG K553 Pro
66
points
JBL Reflect Contour 2

Why is AKG K553 Pro better than JBL Reflect Contour 2?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs22000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 44.2mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs5.8mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is JBL Reflect Contour 2 better than AKG K553 Pro?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs12Hz
  • 18 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    14 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 642g lighter
    18gvs660g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

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 K553 Pro
JBL Reflect Contour 2
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 K553 Pro
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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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

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4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

660g

18g

5.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

AKG K553 Pro
JBL Reflect Contour 2
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

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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

22000Hz

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

10Hz

3.has 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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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JBL Reflect Contour 2
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

14 Ohms

5.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

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6.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.

For example

JBL T460BT

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Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG K553 Pro
JBL Reflect Contour 2
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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JBL Reflect Contour 2
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K553 Pro
JBL Reflect Contour 2
2.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 K553 Pro
JBL Reflect Contour 2
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

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4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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5.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

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6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

For example

Debussy Nathaniel

AKG K553 Pro
JBL Reflect Contour 2

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
JBL Reflect Contour 2
2.control panel placed on a device
?

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K553 Pro
JBL Reflect Contour 2
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 K553 Pro
JBL Reflect Contour 2
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

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5.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

1

6.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K553 Pro
JBL Reflect Contour 2

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