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AKG K99 Perception vs Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK: 17 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
22000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
25000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
18Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
10Hz

3. weight

90g lighter.
210g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
120g

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.
32Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
34Ohms

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 K99 Perception
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
33% have it

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
112dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
103dB/mW

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG K99 Perception
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
73% have it

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K99 Perception
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
25% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K99 Perception
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
31% have it

10. 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.
40mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm

11. 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 K99 Perception
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
42% have it

12. 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 K99 Perception
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
75% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K99 Perception
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
53% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K99 Perception
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
64% have it

16. has an on-ear form

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.
AKG K99 Perception
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
22% have it

17. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

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