55points
48points

AKG Y50

81points
70points

AKG Y500 Wireless

AKG Y50
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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AKG Y50 vs AKG Y500 Wireless

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
55
points
AKG Y50
81
points
AKG Y500 Wireless

Why is AKG Y50 better than AKG Y500 Wireless?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 40g lighter
    190gvs230g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is AKG Y500 Wireless better than AKG Y50?

  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    117dB/mWvs115dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

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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.

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
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.

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
3.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

190g

230g

5.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless

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-Z1R

120000Hz

24000Hz

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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

16Hz

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

115dB/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

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
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

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.

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
2.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 Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
3.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

Sony WH-1000XM3

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless

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 Y50
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 Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

4.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 Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
5.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

Jabra Elite 75t

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless
6.Has voice prompts
?

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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG Y50
AKG Y500 Wireless

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