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AKG Y50

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AKG Y50 review: specs and price

AKG Y50
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AKG Y50

Why is AKG Y50 better than the average?

  • Impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs33.46 Ohms
  • Sound pressure level
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    115dB/mWvs105.2dB/mW
  • Driver unit size
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    40mmvs31.13mm

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

AKG Y50
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

AKG Y50
3.weight
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4.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG Y50
5.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and consume less storage space.

AKG Y50
6.has an L-shaped plug
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An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

AKG Y50

Sound quality

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

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2.lowest frequency
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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.

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1Hz

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

Best

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4.impedance
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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.

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5.driver unit size
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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.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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AKG Y50
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

AKG Y50

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

AKG Y50
2.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

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3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

AKG Y50
4.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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