38points

AKG K553 Pro

54points

Urbanears Plattan

AKG K553 Pro
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AKG K553 Pro vs Urbanears Plattan

AKG K553 Pro
Urbanears Plattan
38
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AKG K553 Pro
54
points
Urbanears Plattan

Why is AKG K553 Pro better than Urbanears Plattan?

  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
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    12Hzvs20Hz
  • 28 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs60 Ohms
  • 29dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    144dB/mWvs115dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs40mm

Why is Urbanears Plattan better than AKG K553 Pro?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be folded
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

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.

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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.

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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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

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4.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

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5.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Urbanears Plattan
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.

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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

20000Hz

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

20Hz

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

115dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

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Urbanears Plattan
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

60 Ohms

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

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.

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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
Urbanears Plattan
2.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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