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AKG K 142 HD

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Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z

AKG K 142 HD
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AKG K 142 HD vs Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z

AKG K 142 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z
AKG K 142 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z

Why is AKG K 142 HD better than Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z?

  • 69g lighter
    225gvs294g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z better than AKG K 142 HD?

  • 21000Hz higher high-frequency
    45000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 13Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs18Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 11 Ohms lower impedance
    44 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 142 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z

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 an over-the-ear form
AKG K 142 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

3.weight

225g

294g

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3g

4.can be folded
AKG K 142 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z

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

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5.has a straight plug
AKG K 142 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

6.has an on-ear form
AKG K 142 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

18Hz

5Hz

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

2.highest frequency

24000Hz

45000Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K 142 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z

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

4.sound pressure level

101dB/mW

101dB/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.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K 142 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z

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

6.impedance

55 Ohms

44 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

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 142 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-A2000Z

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

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