38points

AKG K553 Pro

40points

JBL Synchros S100

AKG K553 Pro
Comparison winner
JBL Synchros S100
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16 facts in comparison

AKG K553 Pro vs JBL Synchros S100

AKG K553 Pro
JBL Synchros S100
38
points
AKG K553 Pro
40
points
JBL Synchros S100

Why is AKG K553 Pro better than JBL Synchros S100?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs22000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 38dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    144dB/mWvs106dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 41mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs9mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is JBL Synchros S100 better than AKG K553 Pro?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs12Hz
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

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 Synchros S100
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
JBL Synchros S100
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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

AKG K553 Pro
JBL Synchros S100
4.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K553 Pro
JBL Synchros S100
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
JBL Synchros S100
6.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K553 Pro
JBL Synchros S100

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

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.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

106dB/mW

4.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

9mm

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
JBL Synchros S100

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 Synchros S100
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
JBL Synchros S100

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