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AKG Y500 review

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The sleekly designed AKG Y500 headphones feature automatic play-pause technology, so music conveniently pauses when you take them off and resumes when you put them back on. They also claim a massive 33-hour battery life and feature a soft-touch headband and memory foam earcups which AKG claim are 'built for both comfort and durability'. But how do these headphones sound, and do they live up to the promise? Our experts found out.
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