39points

AKG K553 Pro

50points

Sony MDR-HW300K

AKG K553 Pro
Comparison winner
Sony MDR-HW300K
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14 facts in comparison

AKG K553 Pro vs Sony MDR-HW300K

AKG K553 Pro
Sony MDR-HW300K
39
points
AKG K553 Pro
50
points
Sony MDR-HW300K

Why is AKG K553 Pro better than Sony MDR-HW300K?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

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

Why is Sony MDR-HW300K better than AKG K553 Pro?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs12Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 470g lighter
    190gvs660g
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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-HW300K
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
Sony MDR-HW300K
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.

AKG K553 Pro
Sony MDR-HW300K
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

660g

190g

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
Sony MDR-HW300K
6.has a straight plug
?

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

AKG K553 Pro
Sony MDR-HW300K

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
?

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 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-HW300K
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

40mm

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG K553 Pro
Sony MDR-HW300K

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K553 Pro
Sony MDR-HW300K
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
Sony MDR-HW300K

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