AKG N60NC vs Yamaha PRO 500

AKG N60NC
vs
Yamaha PRO 500

The AKG N60NC and Yamaha PRO 500 headphones uncovers what you've been missing in your music. Based on our rating, N60NC has a total rating of 6 out of 10 vs 7 out of 10 for PRO 500.

Advantages AKG N60NC over Yamaha PRO 500

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 10Hz vs 20Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 22KHz vs 20KHz
  • Higher sensitivity: 111dB vs 106dB
  • Less weight: 5.3oz vs 13oz
  • Built-in control buttons

Advantages Yamaha PRO 500 over AKG N60NC

  • Foldable design

Common features

  • Detachable cables
  • In-line control
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
6
Yamaha PRO 500
7
7
10
8
4
3
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Common

Product

AKG N60NC
Yamaha PRO 500

Model

N60NC
PRO 500

Brand

AKG
Yamaha

Reviews

311
107

General

Wearing style

on ear
over ear

Enclosure

semi-open
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

40/1.5
50/1.9

Impedance, Ohm

32
23

Frequency response, Hz

10Hz-22KHz
20Hz-20KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

3

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

111
106

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

150/5.3
369/13

Comfort

Adjustable headband

Foldable

Noise cancelling

Active noise cancelling

Adjustable noise cancelling level

Microphone

Built-in microphone

In-line microphone

Detachable microphone

Cables

Detachable cable

Audio cable length, cm/ft

120/3.9
120/3.9

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

App control

Control functions

answer/end, noise cancelling
volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

has not

Bluetooth version

4.0
has not

aptX

has not

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

has not

Bluetooth profiles

A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP
has not

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

rechargable
has not

Battery life, hrs

30
has not

Charging time, hrs

has not

Charging port

micro USB
has not

Charging cable

micro USB to USB-A
has not

Speed charge

has not

Battery free listening mode

has not

Battery level indicator

has not

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

has not

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

AKG N60NC
Yamaha PRO 500
AKG N60NC
Yamaha PRO 500

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6
  • 7
  • 6AKG N60NC
  • 7Yamaha PRO 500

The Yamaha PRO 500 is better headphones in this comparison. Check Yamaha PRO 500 price