55points

AKG N20U

46points

Koss KDX300

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AKG N20U vs Koss KDX300

AKG N20U
Koss KDX300
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300
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46
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Why is AKG N20U better than Koss KDX300?

  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has an in-line control panel

Why is Koss KDX300 better than AKG N20U?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs12Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    8 Ohmsvs24 Ohms
  • Has stereo speakers

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a detachable cable
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

For example

JBL Live 650BTNC

3.has a tangle free cable
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

4.sweat resistant
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

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

For example

JBL Under Armour True Wireless Flash

5.has included ear pads
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.can be folded
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

For example

JBL Live 650BTNC

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

12Hz

10Hz

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

2.highest frequency

24000Hz

20000Hz

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

3.sound pressure level

115dB/mW

102dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

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

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

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

JBL Live 650BTNC

6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

For example

Creative SXFI Air

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

JBL Live 650BTNC

2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

JBL Live 650BTNC

3.has a removable battery
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

JBL Live 650BTNC

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

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

Sony WH-1000XM3

4.Has WiFi
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

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

JBL Live 650BTNC

2.can be used as a headset
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

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.

3.has an in-line control panel
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

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

4.has a noise canceling microphone
AKG N20U
Koss KDX300

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

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

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