38points

AKG K553 Pro

47points

Yamaha EPH-30

AKG K553 Pro
Comparison winner
Yamaha EPH-30
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16 facts in comparison

AKG K553 Pro vs Yamaha EPH-30

AKG K553 Pro
Yamaha EPH-30
38
points
AKG K553 Pro
47
points
Yamaha EPH-30

Why is AKG K553 Pro better than Yamaha EPH-30?

  • 7000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs21000Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs20Hz
  • 34dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    144dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 41mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs9mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Yamaha EPH-30 better than AKG K553 Pro?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 650g lighter
    10gvs660g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has an in-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
Yamaha EPH-30
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
Yamaha EPH-30
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
Yamaha EPH-30
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

660g

10g

5.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K553 Pro
Yamaha EPH-30
6.has an in-ear form
?

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

AKG K553 Pro
Yamaha EPH-30

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

21000Hz

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
?

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

110dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

AKG K553 Pro
Yamaha EPH-30
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

16 Ohms

6.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

9mm

Connectivity

1.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
Yamaha EPH-30

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