38points

AKG K553 Pro

68points

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

AKG K553 Pro
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20 facts in comparison

AKG K553 Pro vs Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

AKG K553 Pro
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
38
points
AKG K553 Pro
68
points
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

Why is AKG K553 Pro better than Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK?

  • 6500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs21500Hz
  • 40dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    144dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK better than AKG K553 Pro?

  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    8Hzvs12Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 470g lighter
    190gvs660g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?

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
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
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
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
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
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

660g

190g

5.can be folded
?

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

AKG K553 Pro
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

AKG K553 Pro
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

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

21500Hz

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

8Hz

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

104dB/mW

4.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 K553 Pro
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
5.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

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.

AKG K553 Pro
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG K553 Pro
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
2.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

AKG K553 Pro
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K553 Pro
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
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
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

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
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
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.

AKG K553 Pro
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

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