AKG N20 NCBeats by Dre Studio (2013)
Top 34%853 points
Top 34%
Top 44%732 points
Top 44%
AKG N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
vs
Top specs and features

AKG N20 NC vs Beats by Dre Studio (2013): 23 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.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
20000Hz

2. weight

242g lighter.
18g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
260g

3. 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.
38Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
40Ohms

4. 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 N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
73% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
25% have it

6. 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 N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
38% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
31% have it

8. 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 N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
44% have it

9. can be used as a headset

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 N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
36% have it

10. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
75% have it

11. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
54% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
42% have it

13. has an L-shaped plug

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 N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
32% have it

14. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
16% have it

15. 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 N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
42% have it

16. 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 N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
14% have it

17. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
64% have it

18. has active noise canceling / noise reduction

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 N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
13% have it

19. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AKG N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
8% have it

20. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

21. 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 N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
87% have it

22. 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 N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
33% have it

23. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
AKG N20 NC
Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
4% have it

Top 10 headphones

Add to comparison
  • AKG N20 NC
  • Beats by Dre Studio (2013)
Compare
This page is currently only available in English.