78points

AKG Y500 Wireless

60points

Bose SoundSport Pulse

AKG Y500 Wireless
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35 facts in comparison

AKG Y500 Wireless vs Bose SoundSport Pulse

AKG Y500 Wireless
Bose SoundSport Pulse
78
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AKG Y500 Wireless
60
points
Bose SoundSport Pulse

Why is AKG Y500 Wireless better than Bose SoundSport Pulse?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • 28h longer battery life
    ?

    33hvs5h
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Bose SoundSport Pulse better than AKG Y500 Wireless?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Sweat resistance
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  • 207g lighter
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    23gvs230g
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has a heart rate monitor
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  • Has voice commands
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Price comparison

AKG Y500 Wireless

Buy used:

$129.99

ProductStorePrice
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Green) AKGY500BTGRN【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$406.76
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$49.95
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
Amazon logo
$68.95
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Pink) AKGY500BTPIK【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$49.00
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Green (US Version)
Amazon logo
$79.10

Bose SoundSport Pulse

Buy used:

$121.95

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Swea...Bose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Running and Sports), Black
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless Headphones, Bla...Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$75.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonJBL Under Armour FLASH - Sport In-Ear He...JBL Under Armour FLASH - Sport In-Ear Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$169.95
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless Headphones Blac...Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless in-Ear Headphon...Bose SoundSport Wireless in-Ear Headphones - Black & Charging Case - Bundle
Amazon logo
$178.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Head...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Headphones - 774373-0010 Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Bose SoundSport Pulse walmartTSV Headphone Hanger Holder Wall Mount, ...TSV Headphone Hanger Holder Wall Mount, 2 Pcs Stick-On Headset Hook with Cable Clip, Universal Stand Fits for Sennheiser, Sony, Boses, Beats, AKG, Audio-Technica, Gaming Headphones
walmart logo
$9.47

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG Y500 Wireless
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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 a detachable cable
AKG Y500 Wireless
Bose SoundSport Pulse
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.sweat resistance
AKG Y500 Wireless
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

230g

23g

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.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG Y500 Wireless
Bose SoundSport Pulse
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
AKG Y500 Wireless
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
AKG Y500 Wireless
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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.Battery life

33h

5h

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

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG Y500 Wireless
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

4.2

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
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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
Bose SoundSport Pulse
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG Y500 Wireless
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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.

Miscellaneous

1.Has a heart rate monitor
AKG Y500 Wireless
Bose SoundSport Pulse
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.

Price comparison

AKG Y500 Wireless

Buy used:

$129.99

ProductStorePrice
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Green) AKGY500BTGRN【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$406.76
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$49.95
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
Amazon logo
$68.95
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Pink) AKGY500BTPIK【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$49.00
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Green (US Version)
Amazon logo
$79.10

Bose SoundSport Pulse

Buy used:

$121.95

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Swea...Bose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Running and Sports), Black
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless Headphones, Bla...Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$75.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonJBL Under Armour FLASH - Sport In-Ear He...JBL Under Armour FLASH - Sport In-Ear Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$169.95
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless Headphones Blac...Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless in-Ear Headphon...Bose SoundSport Wireless in-Ear Headphones - Black & Charging Case - Bundle
Amazon logo
$178.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Head...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Headphones - 774373-0010 Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Bose SoundSport Pulse walmartTSV Headphone Hanger Holder Wall Mount, ...TSV Headphone Hanger Holder Wall Mount, 2 Pcs Stick-On Headset Hook with Cable Clip, Universal Stand Fits for Sennheiser, Sony, Boses, Beats, AKG, Audio-Technica, Gaming Headphones
walmart logo
$9.47

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