38points

AKG K553 Pro

36points

Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear

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AKG K553 Pro vs Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear

AKG K553 Pro
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear
38
points
AKG K553 Pro
36
points
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear

Why is AKG K553 Pro better than Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs16Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 132dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    144dB/mWvs12dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear better than AKG K553 Pro?

  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    18 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 500g lighter
    160gvs660g
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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  • Has an on-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
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear
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
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear
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
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

660g

160g

5.has an L-shaped plug
?

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

AKG K553 Pro
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear
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
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear

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

16Hz

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

12dB/mW

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

18 Ohms

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
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear

Features

1.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
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear

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