40points
27points

AKG K701

100points
71points

Sennheiser PXC 550

63points
49points

Sony WF-SP700N

AKG K701
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
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27 facts in comparison

AKG K701vs Sennheiser PXC 550vs Sony WF-SP700N

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
40
points
AKG K701
100
points
Sennheiser PXC 550
63
points
Sony WF-SP700N

Why is AKG K701 better than the others?

  • Highest frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs23000,20000Hz
  • Lowest frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs17,20Hz
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than the others?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has a mute function
    ?

Why is Sony WF-SP700N better than the others?

  • Weight
    7.6gvs235,227g
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

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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 K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
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 K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
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 K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

227g

7.6g

6.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N

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

39800Hz

23000Hz

20000Hz

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

10Hz

17Hz

20Hz

3.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 K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
4.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
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 K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
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 K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
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 K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
2.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 K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
3.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
5.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N
6.has a mute function
?

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

AKG K701
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WF-SP700N

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