72points

AKG Y45BT

78points

Sony MDR-XB950B1

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
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AKG Y45BT vs Sony MDR-XB950B1

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
72
points
AKG Y45BT
78
points
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Why is AKG Y45BT better than Sony MDR-XB950B1?

  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    120dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 95g lighter
    150gvs245g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-XB950B1 better than AKG Y45BT?

  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 14Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs17Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 1.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs3

Price comparison

AKG Y45BT

Buy used:

$499.95

ProductStorePrice
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Y45BT Black Mini On-Ear Wireless Blu...AKG Y45BT Black Mini On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone with NFC and By-Pass Cable, Black
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$179.95
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
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$79.99
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG K240STUDIO Semi-Open Over-Ear Profes...AKG K240STUDIO Semi-Open Over-Ear Professional Studio Headphones
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$49.00
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Pro Audio K712 PRO Over-Ear Open Ref...AKG Pro Audio K712 PRO Over-Ear Open Reference Studio Headphones
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$269.08
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG K240 Studio Semi-Open Over-Ear Profe...AKG K240 Studio Semi-Open Over-Ear Professional Studio Headphones with Knox Gear Headphone Amplifier
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$69.99
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG K52 Headphones
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$49.99
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Pro Audio AKB K92 CLOSED-BACK HEADPH...AKG Pro Audio AKB K92 CLOSED-BACK HEADPHONES
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$49.00
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Pro Audio AKG K72 CLOSED-BACK STUDIO...AKG Pro Audio AKG K72 CLOSED-BACK STUDIO HEADPHONES
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$48.98
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Noise Canceling Headphone Black (N60...AKG Noise Canceling Headphone Black (N60)
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$179.89

Sony MDR-XB950B1

Buy used:

$64.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-XB950B1 AmazonSony XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headpho...Sony XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headphones with App Control - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$74.95
Sony MDR-XB950B1 walmartSONY MDR-XB950B1/L Blue Wireless Extra B...SONY MDR-XB950B1/L Blue Wireless Extra BassTM Headphones
walmart logo
$99.00
Sony MDR-XB950B1 aliexpressUSED SONY MDR-XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireles...USED SONY MDR-XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headphones with App Control free shipping
aliexpress logo
$88.35

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

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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.

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
3.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.

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
4.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Vert

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

150g

245g

6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Vert

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

20000Hz

28000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

17Hz

3Hz

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

120dB/mW

105dB/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.

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

24 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

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

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1060

106mm

40mm

40mm

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Soul Electronics X-Tra

10

3

4.1

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
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.

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
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.

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
5.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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 Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
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 Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
3.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.

For example

Skullcandy Method ANC

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

For example

Samsung Level On Wireless

AKG Y45BT
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Price comparison

AKG Y45BT

Buy used:

$499.95

ProductStorePrice
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Y45BT Black Mini On-Ear Wireless Blu...AKG Y45BT Black Mini On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone with NFC and By-Pass Cable, Black
Amazon logo
$179.95
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
Amazon logo
$79.99
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG K240STUDIO Semi-Open Over-Ear Profes...AKG K240STUDIO Semi-Open Over-Ear Professional Studio Headphones
Amazon logo
$49.00
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Pro Audio K712 PRO Over-Ear Open Ref...AKG Pro Audio K712 PRO Over-Ear Open Reference Studio Headphones
Amazon logo
$269.08
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG K240 Studio Semi-Open Over-Ear Profe...AKG K240 Studio Semi-Open Over-Ear Professional Studio Headphones with Knox Gear Headphone Amplifier
Amazon logo
$69.99
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG K52 Headphones
Amazon logo
$49.99
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Pro Audio AKB K92 CLOSED-BACK HEADPH...AKG Pro Audio AKB K92 CLOSED-BACK HEADPHONES
Amazon logo
$49.00
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Pro Audio AKG K72 CLOSED-BACK STUDIO...AKG Pro Audio AKG K72 CLOSED-BACK STUDIO HEADPHONES
Amazon logo
$48.98
AKG Y45BT AmazonAKG Noise Canceling Headphone Black (N60...AKG Noise Canceling Headphone Black (N60)
Amazon logo
$179.89

Sony MDR-XB950B1

Buy used:

$64.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-XB950B1 AmazonSony XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headpho...Sony XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headphones with App Control - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$74.95
Sony MDR-XB950B1 walmartSONY MDR-XB950B1/L Blue Wireless Extra B...SONY MDR-XB950B1/L Blue Wireless Extra BassTM Headphones
walmart logo
$99.00
Sony MDR-XB950B1 aliexpressUSED SONY MDR-XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireles...USED SONY MDR-XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headphones with App Control free shipping
aliexpress logo
$88.35

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