81points
81points

AKG N60 NC Wireless

80points
80points

AKG Y500 Wireless

AKG N60 NC Wireless
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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AKG N60 NC Wireless vs AKG Y500 Wireless

AKG N60 NC Wireless
AKG Y500 Wireless
81
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AKG N60 NC Wireless
80
points
AKG Y500 Wireless

Why is AKG N60 NC Wireless better than AKG Y500 Wireless?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs16Hz
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    123dB/mWvs117dB/mW
  • 30.6g lighter
    199.4gvs230g
  • Has a noise-cancelling microphone
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is AKG Y500 Wireless better than AKG N60 NC Wireless?

  • 18h longer battery life
    ?

    33hvs15h
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs3h
  • 47.54% more battery power
    900mAhvs610mAh
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Price comparison

AKG N60 NC Wireless

Buy used:

$129.00

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$104.38
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$217.87

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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. Show more

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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.

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AKG Y500 Wireless
3.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 200

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4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

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5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

199.4g

230g

6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

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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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

22000Hz

22000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

16Hz

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

123dB/mW

117dB/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

Panasonic Technics EAH-AZ70W

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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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 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.

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AKG Y500 Wireless

Power

1.Battery life
?

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.

Best

Cleer Enduro 100

100h

15h

33h

2.battery power
?

Best

Phaz P5

2000mAh

610mAh

900mAh

3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

3h

2.5h

4.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG N60 NC Wireless
AKG Y500 Wireless
5.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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AKG Y500 Wireless
6.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Hexgears E001 HexBand BT

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Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Soul Electronics X-Tra

10

4

4.2

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG N60 NC Wireless
AKG Y500 Wireless
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

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AKG Y500 Wireless
4.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

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

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AKG Y500 Wireless
5.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

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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 N60 NC Wireless
AKG Y500 Wireless
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.

AKG N60 NC Wireless
AKG Y500 Wireless
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Philips PH805

8

1

1

4.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

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

AKG N60 NC Wireless
AKG Y500 Wireless
5.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 N60 NC Wireless
AKG Y500 Wireless
6.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base. Show more

For example

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Price comparison

AKG N60 NC Wireless

Buy used:

$129.00

ProductStorePrice
AKG N60 NC Wireless AmazonAKG Noise Cancelling Headphones N60NC Wi...AKG Noise Cancelling Headphones N60NC Wireless Bluetooth - Black - GP-N060HAHCAAA
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$104.38
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$217.87

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