61points

AKG N5005

50points

Philips Fidelio X2HR

AKG N5005
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AKG N5005 vs Philips Fidelio X2HR

AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
61
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AKG N5005
50
points
Philips Fidelio X2HR

Why is AKG N5005 better than Philips Fidelio X2HR?

  • 16dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    116dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 12 Ohms lower impedance
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    18 Ohmsvs30 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • 368.6g lighter
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    11.4gvs380g
  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Travel bag is included
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Why is Philips Fidelio X2HR better than AKG N5005?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 40.8mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs9.2mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 0.5m longer cable
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    3mvs2.5m
  • Has a straight plug
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Price comparison

AKG N5005

Buy used:

$599.00

ProductStorePrice
AKG N5005 AmazonAKG 5 Driver Unit Mounted 4 Way Canal Ea...AKG 5 Driver Unit Mounted 4 Way Canal Earphone N5005 (Black)【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】 【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$1,030.00

Philips Fidelio X2HR

Buy used:

$49.00

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$64.30
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$64.99
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$124.99
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$29.99
Philips Fidelio X2HR walmartphilips x2hr fidelio over ear headphone,...philips x2hr fidelio over ear headphone, black
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$139.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
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 an over-the-ear form
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
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.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

11.4g

380g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

5Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

40000Hz

40000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
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.
5.sound pressure level

116dB/mW

100dB/mW

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

18 Ohms

30 Ohms

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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
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 N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
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.
4.supports Wi-Fi
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
AKG N5005
Philips Fidelio X2HR
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Price comparison

AKG N5005

Buy used:

$599.00

ProductStorePrice
AKG N5005 AmazonAKG 5 Driver Unit Mounted 4 Way Canal Ea...AKG 5 Driver Unit Mounted 4 Way Canal Earphone N5005 (Black)【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】 【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$1,030.00

Philips Fidelio X2HR

Buy used:

$49.00

ProductStorePrice
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
Amazon logo
$144.99
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips BASS+ SHB3175 Wireless Headphone...Philips BASS+ SHB3175 Wireless Headphones, up to 12 Hours of Playtime - Matte White
Amazon logo
$64.30
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips M1BOi/28 Philips Fidelio On-ear ...Philips M1BOi/28 Philips Fidelio On-ear Headband Headset Black/Orange
Amazon logo
$64.99
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips Fidelio semi-Open Headphones L2B...Philips Fidelio semi-Open Headphones L2BO
Amazon logo
$124.99
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips SHP6000 HiFi Stereo Wired Headph...Philips SHP6000 HiFi Stereo Wired Headphone with High Resolution Audio, Deep Bass and Superior Comfort Over The Ear Headphones
Amazon logo
$29.99
Philips Fidelio X2HR walmartphilips x2hr fidelio over ear headphone,...philips x2hr fidelio over ear headphone, black
walmart logo
$139.99

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