43points

AKG N5005

19points

Beats X

Comparison winner
AKG N5005
Beats X
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49 facts in comparison

AKG N5005 vs Beats X

AKG N5005
Beats X

Why is AKG N5005 better than Beats X?

  • 10 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    12vs2

Why is Beats X better than AKG N5005?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 1.25h shorter charge time
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    0.75hvs2h

Price comparison

Beats X

Buy used:

$88.34

ProductStorePrice
Beats X AmazonBeats X Wireless In-Ear Headphones (MLYE...Beats X Wireless In-Ear Headphones (MLYE2LL/A) Black - Renewed
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$49.97
Beats X AmazonBeatsX Earphones - White
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$149.95
Beats X AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre BeatsX Wireless In-Ear ...Beats by Dr. Dre BeatsX Wireless In-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
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$46.00
Beats X aliexpressBeats X Wireless Bluetooth Earphone Beat...Beats X Wireless Bluetooth Earphone BeatsX Magnetic Headset Stereo Headphones Sport Running Earbuds Hands-free with Mic
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$79.98
Beats X aliexpressOriginal size 50mah battery for beat x b...Original size 50mah battery for beat x beatx battery
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$9.49
Beats X aliexpressTronsmart Spunky Beat For Bluetooth Earp...Tronsmart Spunky Beat For Bluetooth Earphone APTX Wireless Earbuds with QualcommChip, CVC 8.0, Touch Control, Voice Assistant
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$25.82
Beats X aliexpressOriginal Beats Solo Pro Noise Cancelling...Original Beats Solo Pro Noise Cancelling Wireless Bluetooth ANC Headphones Gaming Sport Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
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$268.99
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$169.98

Design

1.sweat resistance
AKG N5005
Beats X
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG N5005
Beats X
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
AKG N5005
Beats X
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
5.has an in-ear form
AKG N5005
Beats X
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.
6.wingtips included
AKG N5005
Beats X
These earbuds come with wingtips that can be attached for a more secure fit. Wingtips come in handy for sports and other physical activities. When used correctly, they prevent the earbuds from falling off.
7.Ingress Protection (IP) rating

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The Ingress Protection (IP) rating classifies the degree of protection against dust and water. Higher ratings are better. For example, a device rated IP68 can resist immersion into water for a certain time, specified by the manufacturer.
8.has an earbud form
AKG N5005
Beats X
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.
9.has no wires or cables
AKG N5005
Beats X
True wireless devices have no cables connecting any part of the device together. This is an important distinction as some wireless earbuds have cables connecting the two earbuds together.

Sound quality

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.
2.has passive noise reduction
AKG N5005
Beats X
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
3.has a neodymium magnet
AKG N5005
Beats X
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
4.driver unit size

9.2mm

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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
5.highest frequency

40000Hz

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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
6.lowest frequency

10Hz

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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
7.sound pressure level

116dB/mW

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

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats X)

The diaphragm moves air back and forth to create sound. The bigger the diaphragm, the more bass it can produce.

Microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.mic sensitivity

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It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
4.highest mic frequency

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The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.
5.lowest mic frequency

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The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.

Power

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a battery level indicator
AKG N5005
Beats X
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
AKG N5005
Beats X
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
5.Battery life of charging case

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats X)

The battery life of the charging case as given by the manufacturer. A charging case with a longer battery life allows you to recharge your headphones on the go multiple times before having to recharge the case itself.
6.has wireless charging
AKG N5005
Beats X
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
7.battery power

120mAh

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Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.

Connectivity

1.Has Bluetooth aptX
AKG N5005
Beats X
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
2.Has USB Type-C
AKG N5005
Beats X
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
3.Can be used wirelessly
AKG N5005
Beats X
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
4.Bluetooth version

4.1

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Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
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.

Features

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.
2.can be used as a headset
AKG N5005
Beats X
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.
3.has voice commands
AKG N5005
Beats X
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
4.has a mute function
AKG N5005
Beats X
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.Has voice prompts
AKG N5005
Beats X
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
6.multipoint count

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (AKG N5005)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats X)

Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
8.travel bag is included
AKG N5005
Beats X
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
9.Supports fast charging
AKG N5005
Beats X
Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

Miscellaneous

1.impedance

18 Ohms

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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.

Price comparison

Beats X

Buy used:

$88.34

ProductStorePrice
Beats X AmazonBeats X Wireless In-Ear Headphones (MLYE...Beats X Wireless In-Ear Headphones (MLYE2LL/A) Black - Renewed
Amazon logo
$49.97
Beats X AmazonBeatsX Earphones - White
Amazon logo
$149.95
Beats X AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre BeatsX Wireless In-Ear ...Beats by Dr. Dre BeatsX Wireless In-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$46.00
Beats X aliexpressBeats X Wireless Bluetooth Earphone Beat...Beats X Wireless Bluetooth Earphone BeatsX Magnetic Headset Stereo Headphones Sport Running Earbuds Hands-free with Mic
aliexpress logo
$79.98
Beats X aliexpressOriginal size 50mah battery for beat x b...Original size 50mah battery for beat x beatx battery
aliexpress logo
$9.49
Beats X aliexpressTronsmart Spunky Beat For Bluetooth Earp...Tronsmart Spunky Beat For Bluetooth Earphone APTX Wireless Earbuds with QualcommChip, CVC 8.0, Touch Control, Voice Assistant
aliexpress logo
$25.82
Beats X aliexpressOriginal Beats Solo Pro Noise Cancelling...Original Beats Solo Pro Noise Cancelling Wireless Bluetooth ANC Headphones Gaming Sport Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
aliexpress logo
$268.99
Beats X aliexpressBeats Solo3 Wireless Bluetooth Headphone...Beats Solo3 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Solo 3 Portable Gaming Sport Headset Foldable Deep Bass Earphone Hands-free with Mic
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$169.98

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