53points

AKG N20U

48points

AKG Y20U

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AKG N20U vs AKG Y20U

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U
53
points
AKG N20U
48
points
AKG Y20U

Why is AKG N20U better than AKG Y20U?

  • 1500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs22500Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs13Hz
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is AKG Y20U better than AKG N20U?

  • 8.25g lighter
    9.75gvs18g

Price comparison

AKG N20U

Buy used:

$75.00

ProductStorePrice
AKG N20U AmazonAKG N20U Canal Earphones Android/iOS Swi...AKG N20U Canal Earphones Android/iOS Switchable Remote Mic Black
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$185.00
AKG N20U AmazonAKG Premium in-Ear Headphone Silver (N20...AKG Premium in-Ear Headphone Silver (N20USIL)
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$159.00
AKG N20U AmazonAKG N20U Canal Type Earphone Android/iOS...AKG N20U Canal Type Earphone Android/iOS Switch Remote Mic Silver
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$163.66
AKG N20U AmazonAKG Y55 White DJ-Ready Headphones with E...AKG Y55 White DJ-Ready Headphones with Enriched Bass, Snug Fit and In-Line Remote/Microphone with Volume Control, White
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$79.00
AKG N20U AmazonAKG K3003i Reference Class In-Ear Headph...AKG K3003i Reference Class In-Ear Headphones
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$599.99
AKG N20U AmazonAKG K550MKII Sealed Headphone New Genera...AKG K550MKII Sealed Headphone New Generation 50mm Diameter Dynamic Driver Adopted Reference Black K550MKIIBLK
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$289.99

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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U
2.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

Audeze LCD-1

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U
3.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

18g

9.75g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U

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-Z1

120000Hz

24000Hz

22500Hz

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

12Hz

13Hz

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

115dB/mW

115dB/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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U
5.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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

24 Ohms

38 Ohms

6.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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U
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 N20U
AKG Y20U
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.

For example

Cleer Enduro 100

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U

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 N20U
AKG Y20U
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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

4.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 N20U
AKG Y20U
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

AKG N20U
AKG Y20U

Price comparison

AKG N20U

Buy used:

$75.00

ProductStorePrice
AKG N20U AmazonAKG N20U Canal Earphones Android/iOS Swi...AKG N20U Canal Earphones Android/iOS Switchable Remote Mic Black
Amazon logo
$185.00
AKG N20U AmazonAKG Premium in-Ear Headphone Silver (N20...AKG Premium in-Ear Headphone Silver (N20USIL)
Amazon logo
$159.00
AKG N20U AmazonAKG N20U Canal Type Earphone Android/iOS...AKG N20U Canal Type Earphone Android/iOS Switch Remote Mic Silver
Amazon logo
$163.66
AKG N20U AmazonAKG Y55 White DJ-Ready Headphones with E...AKG Y55 White DJ-Ready Headphones with Enriched Bass, Snug Fit and In-Line Remote/Microphone with Volume Control, White
Amazon logo
$79.00
AKG N20U AmazonAKG K3003i Reference Class In-Ear Headph...AKG K3003i Reference Class In-Ear Headphones
Amazon logo
$599.99
AKG N20U AmazonAKG K550MKII Sealed Headphone New Genera...AKG K550MKII Sealed Headphone New Generation 50mm Diameter Dynamic Driver Adopted Reference Black K550MKIIBLK
Amazon logo
$289.99

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