60points
47points

AKG Y50BT

62points
59points

JBL E55BT

AKG Y50BT
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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AKG Y50BT vs JBL E55BT

AKG Y50BT
JBL E55BT

Why is AKG Y50BT better than JBL E55BT?

  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    113dB/mWvs111dB/mW
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 40.6g lighter
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    191gvs231.6g
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has Bluetooth aptX
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  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    2vs1
  • Has an on-ear form
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Why is JBL E55BT better than AKG Y50BT?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4vs3
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs40mm
  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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Price comparison

JBL E55BT

ProductStorePrice
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black
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$72.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black
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$98.95
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black (Renewed)
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$74.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL Bluetooth Headphone Blue (E55BT)
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$78.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones R...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Red
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$109.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones T...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Teal
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$124.99

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG Y50BT
JBL E55BT
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 Y50BT
JBL E55BT
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 Y50BT
JBL E55BT
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 Y50BT
JBL E55BT
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

191g

231.6g

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.

Sound quality

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
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.
5.sound pressure level

113dB/mW

111dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG Y50BT
JBL E55BT
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (AKG Y50BT)

20h

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.
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (AKG Y50BT)

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL E55BT)

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
AKG Y50BT
JBL E55BT
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG Y50BT
JBL E55BT
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
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.
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
AKG Y50BT
JBL E55BT
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL E55BT)

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG Y50BT
JBL E55BT
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.
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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.
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

JBL E55BT

ProductStorePrice
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$72.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$98.95
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$74.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL Bluetooth Headphone Blue (E55BT)
Amazon logo
$78.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones R...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Red
Amazon logo
$109.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones T...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Teal
Amazon logo
$124.99

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