83points

AKG Y500 Wireless

100points

Sennheiser PXC 550

AKG Y500 Wireless
Comparison winner
Sennheiser PXC 550
vs
vs

40 facts in comparison

AKG Y500 Wireless vs Sennheiser PXC 550

AKG Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
83
points
AKG Y500 Wireless
100
points
Sennheiser PXC 550

Why is AKG Y500 Wireless better than Sennheiser PXC 550?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    16Hzvs17Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    117dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • 3h longer battery life
    ?

    33hvs30h
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs3h
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than AKG Y500 Wireless?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    23000Hzvs22000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 3g lighter
    227gvs230g
  • 2 more microphone(s)
    ?

    3vs1
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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
$680.00
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$98.75
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
Amazon logo
$79.99
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
$680.00

Sennheiser PXC 550

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser PXC 550 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
Amazon logo
$177.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless “ NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless “ NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$169.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 pricegrabberSennheiser PXC 550 wireless noise cancel...Sennheiser PXC 550 wireless noise cancelling headphones (over-ear)
pricegrabber logo
$199.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 walmartSennheiser 506514 Pxc 550 Wireless Headp...Sennheiser 506514 Pxc 550 Wireless Headphone Headset, Black
walmart logo
$238.84

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 Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
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 Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
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 Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

230g

227g

5.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
6.travel bag is included
?

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

AKG Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550

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

22000Hz

23000Hz

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

17Hz

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

117dB/mW

110dB/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 Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
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

46 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 Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550

Power

1.Battery life
?

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.

Best

Cleer Enduro 100

100h

33h

30h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2.5h

3h

4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

AKG Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Soul Electronics X-Tra

10

4.2

4.2

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
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 Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
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 Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
5.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

AKG Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550

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 Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
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 Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
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

3

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 Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

AKG Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
6.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Libratone Track Air Plus

AKG Y500 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550

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
$680.00
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$98.75
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
Amazon logo
$79.99
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
$680.00

Sennheiser PXC 550

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser PXC 550 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
Amazon logo
$177.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless “ NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless “ NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$169.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 pricegrabberSennheiser PXC 550 wireless noise cancel...Sennheiser PXC 550 wireless noise cancelling headphones (over-ear)
pricegrabber logo
$199.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 walmartSennheiser 506514 Pxc 550 Wireless Headp...Sennheiser 506514 Pxc 550 Wireless Headphone Headset, Black
walmart logo
$238.84

Which are the best headphones?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.