78points

AKG Y500 Wireless

38points

Beats by Dre Wireless

AKG Y500 Wireless
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AKG Y500 Wireless vs Beats by Dre Wireless

AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
78
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AKG Y500 Wireless
38
points
Beats by Dre Wireless

Why is AKG Y500 Wireless better than Beats by Dre Wireless?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 2.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs2.1
  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Beats by Dre Wireless better than AKG Y500 Wireless?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 20g lighter
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    210gvs230g

Price comparison

Beats by Dre Wireless

Buy used:

$57.19

ProductStorePrice
Beats by Dre Wireless AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Active Noise Cancelling, Transparency, 22 Hours Of Listening Time - Ivory
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$229.95
Beats by Dre Wireless AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless ...Beats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Beats Pop Collection - (Pop Indigo) (Renewed)
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$144.97
Beats by Dre Wireless AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre Studio 3 Wireless Over-...Beats by Dr. Dre Studio 3 Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Built-in Mic - White (Renewed)
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$189.00
Beats by Dre Wireless AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre Solo3 Wireless Bluetoot...Beats by Dr. Dre Solo3 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Mickey's 90th Anniversary Edition - Kit with USB Adapter Cube
Amazon logo
$199.95
Beats by Dre Wireless AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre Beats Solo 2 Headphones...Beats by Dr. Dre Beats Solo 2 Headphones Bluetooth Wireless Headphone On Ear | Noise Cancelling | for iOS & Android - Black (Renewed)
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$139.69

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
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.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

230g

210g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

2.1

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.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
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 a noise-canceling microphone
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
AKG Y500 Wireless
Beats by Dre Wireless
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.

Price comparison

Beats by Dre Wireless

Buy used:

$57.19

ProductStorePrice
Beats by Dre Wireless AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Active Noise Cancelling, Transparency, 22 Hours Of Listening Time - Ivory
Amazon logo
$229.95
Beats by Dre Wireless AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless ...Beats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Beats Pop Collection - (Pop Indigo) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$144.97
Beats by Dre Wireless AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre Studio 3 Wireless Over-...Beats by Dr. Dre Studio 3 Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Built-in Mic - White (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$189.00
Beats by Dre Wireless AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre Solo3 Wireless Bluetoot...Beats by Dr. Dre Solo3 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Mickey's 90th Anniversary Edition - Kit with USB Adapter Cube
Amazon logo
$199.95
Beats by Dre Wireless AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre Beats Solo 2 Headphones...Beats by Dr. Dre Beats Solo 2 Headphones Bluetooth Wireless Headphone On Ear | Noise Cancelling | for iOS & Android - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$139.69

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