72points
61points

AKG Y500 Wireless

93points
100points

SoundMagic P23BT

AKG Y500 Wireless
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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53 facts in comparison

AKG Y500 Wireless vs SoundMagic P23BT

AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT

Why is AKG Y500 Wireless better than SoundMagic P23BT?

  • 17dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    117dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 2.25x more battery power
    ?

    900mAhvs400mAh

Why is SoundMagic P23BT better than AKG Y500 Wireless?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 27h longer battery life
    ?

    60hvs33h
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2
  • 74g lighter
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    156gvs230g
  • Has Bluetooth aptX
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  • 1.5h shorter charge time
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    1hvs2.5h

Price comparison

SoundMagic P23BT

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SoundMagic P23BT amazonSoundMAGIC P23BT Portable On Ear Bluetoo...SoundMAGIC P23BT Portable On Ear Bluetooth Headphones CVC Noise Canceling Microphone HiFi Sound Stable Wireless Signal Connection Long Playtime with Detachable Cable for Game Black
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$55
SoundMagic P23BT walmartSoundMAGIC E11C Sound Isolating In-Ear H...SoundMAGIC E11C Sound Isolating In-Ear Headphones Earphones with Microphone and Remote (Gunmetal) + Extra 10 Pieces Quality Eartips
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$80
SoundMagic P23BT walmartsoundmagic e11c sound isolating in-ear h...soundmagic e11c sound isolating in-ear headphones earphones with microphone and remote (black) + extra 10 pieces quality eartips
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$82
SoundMagic P23BT aliexpressSoundMAGIC P23BT Portable On Ear Bluetoo...SoundMAGIC P23BT Portable On Ear Bluetooth Headphones CVC Noise Canceling Microphone HiFi Sound Stable Long Playtime
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$53

User reviews

Overall Rating

AKG Y500 Wireless
0.0
0 User reviews
AKG Y500 Wireless
0.0/10
0 User reviews
SoundMagic P23BT
8.0
4 User reviews
SoundMagic P23BT
8.0/10
4 User reviews

Features

Build quality

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7.3/10
4 votes

Sound quality

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9.0/10
4 votes

Value for money

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8.3/10
4 votes

Comfort

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8.0/10
4 votes

Noise isolation

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8.3/10
4 votes

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Design

1.weight

230g

156g

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.
2.has a detachable cable
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.can be folded
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
4.has a tangle free cable
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
5.travel bag is included
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an open-back design
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
7.is dustproof and water-resistant
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
8.sweat resistance
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
9.cable length

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (AKG Y500 Wireless)

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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
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.
2.lowest frequency

16Hz

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (SoundMagic P23BT)

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

22000Hz

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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
5.impedance

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

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.
6.sound pressure level

117dB/mW

100dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
7.has a neodymium magnet
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
8.has passive noise reduction
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Power

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 time it takes to fully charge the battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a battery level indicator
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has wireless charging
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
6.battery power

900mAh

400mAh

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.
7.has a rechargeable battery
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
8.has a removable battery
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
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.
3.has aptX Adaptive
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
aptx Adaptive is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It has a variable bit rate (between 279kbps and 420kbps), which means it can adjust the bit rate for different scenarios, such as listening to HD audio or reducing interference from other devices.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
aptX is a codec used for transmitting audio wirelessly with Bluetooth. It is developed by Qualcomm, and supports 16-bit audio at a bit rate of 384kbps.
5.has LDAC
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
LDAC is a codec developed by Sony for Bluetooth audio. It is capable of a very high bitrate of 990kbps, which provides high resolution audio. It can also automatically adjust to a lower bitrate of 330kbps or 660kbps to increase stability.
6.has aptX Low Latency
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
aptX Low Latency is a codec developed by Qualcomm. It uses Bluetooth 5.0 technology to provide low latency audio (around 40ms), which is useful when you want to avoid audio lag (e.g. when playing games).
7.has aptX HD
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
aptX HD is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It supports high quality 24-bit audio (at a bit rate of 576kbps).
8.has AAC
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
AAC is a codec that is used for Bluetooth audio. It supports 24-bit audio at 250kbps. Because it uses psychoacoustic modeling, it can provide better results than other codecs at a similar bit rate.
9.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.has ambient sound mode
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
Ambient sound mode uses microphones to pass through ambient noises so that they can still be heard. It’s useful when you want to listen to music but also be aware of what’s happening around you, for example when you’re jogging but still want to be able to hear traffic.
3.has in/on-ear detection
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
Sensors can detect when they are removed from your ears so that the music is paused, saving battery life.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
5.has a mute function
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.multipoint count

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (AKG Y500 Wireless)

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Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
7.control panel placed on a device
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
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.
8.can be used as a headset
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
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.
9.Has an in-line control panel
AKG Y500 Wireless
SoundMagic P23BT
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

93.06 €

54.99 €

Updated on Wed Jun 22 2022
The global median price is determined by calculating the median value of all the prices available for a product, taking into account all markets.
2.mic sensitivity

-42dBV/Pa

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It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.

Price comparison

SoundMagic P23BT

ProductStorePrice
SoundMagic P23BT amazonSoundMAGIC P23BT Portable On Ear Bluetoo...SoundMAGIC P23BT Portable On Ear Bluetooth Headphones CVC Noise Canceling Microphone HiFi Sound Stable Wireless Signal Connection Long Playtime with Detachable Cable for Game Black
amazon logo
$55
SoundMagic P23BT walmartSoundMAGIC E11C Sound Isolating In-Ear H...SoundMAGIC E11C Sound Isolating In-Ear Headphones Earphones with Microphone and Remote (Gunmetal) + Extra 10 Pieces Quality Eartips
walmart logo
$80
SoundMagic P23BT walmartsoundmagic e11c sound isolating in-ear h...soundmagic e11c sound isolating in-ear headphones earphones with microphone and remote (black) + extra 10 pieces quality eartips
walmart logo
$82
SoundMagic P23BT aliexpressSoundMAGIC P23BT Portable On Ear Bluetoo...SoundMAGIC P23BT Portable On Ear Bluetooth Headphones CVC Noise Canceling Microphone HiFi Sound Stable Long Playtime
aliexpress logo
$53

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