AKG K171 MKIINoontec Zoro WirelessYamaha Pro 500
Top 34%455 points
Top 34%
Top 11%608 points
Top 11%
Top 15%586 points
Top 15%
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
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Yamaha Pro 500
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Top specs and features

AKG K171 MKII vs Noontec Zoro Wireless vs Yamaha Pro 500: 28 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
26000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
13Hz
20Hz

3. weight

4. has sound isolation / 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 K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
49% have it

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.
16Ohms
23Ohms

6. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
34% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
108dB/mW
106dB/mW

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
26% have it

9. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
72% have it

10. 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 K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
38% have it

11. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
30% have it

12. 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 K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
44% have it

13. is used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
35% have it

14. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

15. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
75% have it

16. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
32% have it

17. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
43% have it

18. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
54% have it

19. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
16% have it

20. 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 K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
13% have it

21. 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 K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
42% have it

22. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
65% have it

23. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
8% have it

24. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

25. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
AKG K171 MKII
Noontec Zoro Wireless
Yamaha Pro 500
21% have it

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