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The K551 is an outstanding headphone that will show you new and wonderful things in your music, though it's not ideal if your primary purpose is portable listening. quote


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Critic reviews

8.8
3 reviews
  • Sound quality
    8.5
  • Design and form factor
    7.2
  • Comfort
    8.0
  • Noise isolation
    7.5
  • Durability
    8.0

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8.0
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  • Sound quality
    8.0
  • Design and form factor
    10
  • Comfort
    8.0
  • Noise isolation
    10
  • Durability
    10
7.0
CNET Jul 15, 2013

The AKG K551s are closed portable headphones with an open, airy sound, but their relative lack of bass means they're actually better for use at home.

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TechHive Aug 13, 2013

The K551 is an outstanding headphone that will show you new and wonderful things in your music, though it's not ideal if your primary purpose is portable listening.

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10
Digital Versus Apr 3, 2013

The AKG K551 headphones are first rate when it comes to audio quality and comfort. Still, although the K551 are designed as portable headphones, they could be easier to carry around when you're not wearing them!

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8.0
matt95 matt95

These over ears are just beautiful, the design and its materials are great but I have to say that I expected more from these. The volume isn't really high at all and the basses are not so powerful but if you don't mind listening to music at a medium volume level you're good to go, absolutely get...

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