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Y20U

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The AKG Y20-U in-ear stereo headphone features inspiring sound and a comfortable fit. Furthermore, its universal remote/microphone lets you answer calls.
At A Glance:
  • Signature AKG sound
  • Universal in-line remote/microphone for answering calls
  • Lightweight, durable design
  • Easy-to-store pouch for on-the-go travel
  • Soft silicone sleeves in three sizes (S/M/L)
  • Tilted positioning of the ear-tip optimizes comfortable fit
  • Smooth surfaces with soft-touch finish
What's in the box:
  • 1 pair of Y20-U headphones
  • 1 slim-line carrying pouch
  • 3 sizes of ear-tips
Besides the signature sound quality you would expect from AKG 8mm drivers, the Y20-U yields a few extra surprises of its own. Its integrated universal, one-button remote cable gives you leeway in controlling your music play-list with greater ease. Better yet, it lets you answer calls between listening to your favorite play-lists. Compatible with nearly any portable audio device, the AKG Y20-U’s tilted ear-tips and soft, three-sized silicone sleeves (S, M, L) fit flexibly and comfortably into any ear.A solid value in terms of sound and durability, its lightweight polycarbonate design is complemented nicely by its smart color-schemes: black, grey, teal, or yellow.
Product Features:
  • Signature AKG sound.
    Graced with powerful 8 mm drivers, the Y20-U delivers all the high-output sound and accuracy that are AKG’s hallmarks.
  • Universal in-line remote/microphone for answering calls.
    Don’t limit yourself to music alone. With its universal in-line remote/microphone, the Y20-U lets you take calls too.
  • Lightweight, durable design.
    The Y20-U stereo in-ear’s polycarbonate design is built to be both portable and durable.
  • Easy-to-store pouch for on-the-go travel.
    Not only are the Y20-U in-ears built from lightweight materials, they also come with a compact carrying pouch that ensures easy, on-the-go storage.
  • Soft silicone sleeves in three sizes (S/M/L).
    The AKG Y20-U comes with silicone sleeves in three sizes (small, medium and large) to ensure a comfortable fit for anyone who likes listening to music for hours on end.
  • Tilted positioning of the ear-tip optimizes comfortable fit.
    The AKG Y20-U’s specially angled ear-tips are crafted such that they fit snugly into ears of any size or shape.
  • Smooth surfaces with soft-touch finish
    The Y20-U’s rubber paint finish and fine-matte texture improve its scratch-resistance to a higher grade of professional design.
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General Specifications:
System
Dynamic
Design
Closed-back headphones
Audio Specifications:
Frequency Response
13 Hz - 22.5 kHz
Maximum Input Power
19mW
Sensitivity
115dB SPL/V
Input Impedance
16 ohms
Y20U is rated 3.7948717948717947 out of 5 by 39.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great sound and build, but a little uncomfortable For this price point, the sound is great. A nice deep bass with clear middle and upper ranges. The shape of the earbud when inserted into my ears makes it a nice, tight fit, which helps it not fall out of my ear when walking or running. However, there is a somewhat rough edge (shown in picture) where the earbud rests against the back of my ear that can get a little uncomfortable after awhile. YMMV.
Date published: 2016-03-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good After Tweaking Initially I was disappointed with the poor fit of the smallest bud into my small ear canal and lack of bass, but after following a reviewer's suggestion to use the largest to fill my ear opening, I'm satisfied with the bass. One ear still requires intermittent pushes to maintain noise blockage. Countering the other reviewer's L-shaped jack disdain, I value this feature as I keep my device in my pocket. I also found adequate sound levels across two legacy devices - another consequence of using the largest bud. Too early to evaluate durability and since you can't edit a prior review, will leave that unrated.
Date published: 2016-05-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect! I bought these headphones after reading a review that recommended them. I can wholeheartedly say they hit all the major requirements for me. They are comfortable--the part that goes furthest into your ear is squishy and soft, and the rigid part is small enough that it provides the stability without requiring you to have a very specific ear shape (an issue I have with every other set of earbuds I've ever owned). They actually do a great job of cancelling noise, which will be great for situations where I don't want my big clunky earphones. The sound is GREAT, and they're cute! Couldn't ask for more. Thanks!
Date published: 2016-08-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Above average sound with some concerns I absolutely love the way these fit. The pactures don't convey how perfectly the shape fits into the outer ear. For the price the sound quality is above average. Very good in fact. The cables tangle too easily. The earphones take a little too much power to drive. Noticeably quiter than most though the seal with the large cushions is good for me. The microphone seems to work well. No complaints from people if called. Overall recommended. If they were available through Amazon they would routinely sell out.
Date published: 2016-04-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing Headphones These headphones seriously blow anything else in the same price range out of the water. I bought these and a similarly priced pair (not JBL brand) at the same time and the difference between them is ridiculous. I'm not the type of person to drop $100+ on a pair of in-ear headphones so I'm incredibly happy with these. I've heard some people say that the shape is too strange and that it doesn't fit well in the ear and while I agree they look slightly unorthodox, they actually fit better than any other in-ear headphones I've ever worn. My only con would be that the right angle connector makes it hard to use these with an iPhone 6 + Otterbox Defender case since they just barely fit. But it's very easy to modify the case so that they fit quite well. And the sound quality at this price far outweighs any design issue.
Date published: 2016-05-25
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Good sound, but w/ annoying silicone tip clicking So far the sound is good, but the provided silicone tips flex in my ear with very little movement and make a clicking noise that is very distracting. I contacted Comply and they replied that they have not tested this model, and therefore could not recommend/provide a foam tipped alternative. Please work to fix this issue with the current tip design or offer / have tested a foam alternative, as it overshadows what otherwise would be a solid performing good value.
Date published: 2016-04-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Pros: Sound quality is the best I've ever heard from in-ear headphones. Very good price, only $30 for these exceptional headphones. Unique shape of headphones is comfortable and doesn't fall out of the ear like other headphones. Cons: Shipping said it would take 5-7 days, it took well over a month. Very hard to track order. Didn't even know the order was coming until about 30 days after I placed it. Order receipt I received was invalid on Harman's website.
Date published: 2016-04-16
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Decent for the money but... Pros: – Reasonably comfortable fit – Stylish – Good build quality – Remote button & mic work well – Storage bag is brilliant – L-connector is low profile and sturdy Cons: – HUGE frequency spike around 8-10kHz, makes 'ess' sounds PAINFUL – Weak midrange The 'ess' spike is a huge dealbreaker for me, it makes most of my music painful to listen to. Not sure if it's just specifically my pair that has this problem but if this is the case for the model as a whole I would not recommend these unless you only listen to instrumental music.
Date published: 2016-05-25
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Does the microphone work with MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015, OS X 10.11.5)? I've had problems with other earphones with a microphone that worked with my iPhone 6 but not my MacBook Pro.

Asked by: Jordan
It would really depend on the audio hardware drivers for the MacBook, most earphones that have the mic function normally work with computers, be it Windows based or Mac based. There is no certainty that the earphone's mic function would work with your MacBook.
Answered by: Amir at Customer Service
Date published: 2016-08-08

What is the warranty on these in case they break or stop working?

Asked by: Uch123
The Y20U headphones comes with a 1 year warranty.
Answered by: Karissa Customer Service
Date published: 2016-07-24

I don't need these to work with a cell phone.. Do they work ok in devices that have a standard stereo only jack?

Asked by: Axum
Yes, it's compatible with a standard stereo that has a headphone output (3.5mm).
Answered by: Joe G at Customer Service
Date published: 2016-07-07

Is the mic on these wired for Apple or Android?

Asked by: Alex1123
The Y2OU features the one button microphone that is compatible with most iOS and Android devices.
Answered by: Joe G at Customer Service
Date published: 2016-06-11

how long is the cord on these?

Asked by: Duke
The Y20U is 1.15 meters long.
Answered by: Joe G at Customer Service
Date published: 2016-06-08

Do these work for both android and iPhones? We have iPhones and LG G5s in the family! Thanks!

Asked by: Christianne
Because this headphone features the one button microphone, it is compatible with most smart phones such as LG's Androids, iPhone, etc.
Answered by: Karissa Customer Service
Date published: 2016-05-04

Does the remote have volume control? Same features as standard Apple earbuds?

Asked by: noether
No. The AKG Y20U does not feature volume control. It has a one button microphone that enables you to receive phone calls and pause/play your music.
Answered by: Karissa Customer Service
Date published: 2016-05-04

Is the mic compatible with a Motorola Moto G (3rd gen)?

Asked by: notwithit
Because the Y20U features a one button microphone and comes with the standard 3.5 mm audio jack, it should be compatible with your Motorola Moto G.
Answered by: Karissa Customer Service
Date published: 2016-04-21
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