44points

AKG N5005

50points

Urbanista Chicago

AKG N5005
Urbanista Chicago
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AKG N5005 vs Urbanista Chicago

AKG N5005
Urbanista Chicago

Why is AKG N5005 better than Urbanista Chicago?

  • 1h longer battery life
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    8hvs7h
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 11.6g lighter
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    11.4gvs23g
  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 17dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    116dB/mWvs99dB/mW
  • 11 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    12vs1
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
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    18 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Travel bag is included
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Why is Urbanista Chicago better than AKG N5005?

  • Sweat resistance
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has voice commands
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  • 0.8mm bigger driver unit
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    10mmvs9.2mm
  • 1h shorter charge time
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    1hvs2h
  • Has voice prompts
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Design

1.sweat resistance
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
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Urbanista Chicago
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.is dustproof and water-resistant
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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
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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.has an earbud form
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Urbanista Chicago
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.

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
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Urbanista Chicago
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
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Urbanista Chicago
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
6.highest frequency

40000Hz

20000Hz

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

Microphone

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
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Urbanista Chicago
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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
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Urbanista Chicago
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
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Urbanista Chicago
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
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Urbanista Chicago
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.Has Bluetooth aptX
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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.
3.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
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.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Urbanista Chicago
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

1.can be used as a headset
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Urbanista Chicago
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 voice commands
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Urbanista Chicago
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
3.control panel placed on a device
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Urbanista Chicago
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 a mute function
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Urbanista Chicago
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.Has voice prompts
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Urbanista Chicago
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.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Miscellaneous

1.impedance

18 Ohms

32 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.

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