46points

AKG K 142 HD

57points

AKG K141 MKII

AKG K 142 HD
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AKG K141 MKII
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AKG K 142 HD vs AKG K141 MKII

AKG K 142 HD
AKG K141 MKII
AKG K 142 HD
AKG K141 MKII
46
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57
points

Why is AKG K 142 HD better than AKG K141 MKII?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a neodymium magnet

Why is AKG K141 MKII better than AKG K 142 HD?

  • 13dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    114dB/mWvs101dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a coiled cord

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 142 HD
AKG K141 MKII

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a detachable cable
AKG K 142 HD
AKG K141 MKII

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.weight

225g

225g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.can be folded
AKG K 142 HD
AKG K141 MKII

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

5.has a tangle free cable
AKG K 142 HD
AKG K141 MKII

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.has included ear pads
AKG K 142 HD
AKG K141 MKII

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

24000Hz

24000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency

18Hz

18Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K 142 HD
AKG K141 MKII

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

For example

RHA TrueConnect

4.sound pressure level

101dB/mW

114dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.impedance

55 Ohms

55 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K 142 HD
AKG K141 MKII

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K 142 HD
AKG K141 MKII

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

RHA TrueConnect

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 142 HD
AKG K141 MKII

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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