38points

AKG K553 Pro

77points

Sony MDR-1ABT

AKG K553 Pro
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20 facts in comparison

AKG K553 Pro vs Sony MDR-1ABT

AKG K553 Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
38
points
AKG K553 Pro
77
points
Sony MDR-1ABT

Why is AKG K553 Pro better than Sony MDR-1ABT?

  • 46dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    144dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-1ABT better than AKG K553 Pro?

  • 72000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    100000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs12Hz
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 360g lighter
    300gvs660g
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?

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
Sony MDR-1ABT
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
Sony MDR-1ABT
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
Sony MDR-1ABT
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

660g

300g

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
Sony MDR-1ABT
6.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
Sony MDR-1ABT

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

100000Hz

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

4Hz

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

98dB/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

24 Ohms

5.has a neodymium magnet
?

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
Sony MDR-1ABT
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

40mm

Power

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

AKG K553 Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K553 Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
2.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
Sony MDR-1ABT
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.

AKG K553 Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

AKG K553 Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT

Features

1.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
Sony MDR-1ABT

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