39points

AKG K553 Pro

69points

Sony NWZ-WH505

AKG K553 Pro
Comparison winner
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17 facts in comparison

AKG K553 Pro vs Sony NWZ-WH505

AKG K553 Pro
Sony NWZ-WH505
39
points
AKG K553 Pro
69
points
Sony NWZ-WH505

Why is AKG K553 Pro better than Sony NWZ-WH505?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 39dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    144dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony NWZ-WH505 better than AKG K553 Pro?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs12Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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
Sony NWZ-WH505
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 NWZ-WH505
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 NWZ-WH505
4.can be folded
?

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

AKG K553 Pro
Sony NWZ-WH505
5.has an L-shaped plug
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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 NWZ-WH505
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
Sony NWZ-WH505

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

25000Hz

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

5Hz

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

105dB/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

40 Ohms

5.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
Sony NWZ-WH505
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 battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG K553 Pro
Sony NWZ-WH505

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K553 Pro
Sony NWZ-WH505
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 NWZ-WH505

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
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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 NWZ-WH505

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