25 facts in comparison
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass. Show more
Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
AKG K553 Pro
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
Monoprice Monolith M1570
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. Show more
Flips Solo 2 Social
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.
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
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.
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.