45points

AKG K 142 HD

60points

Sony MDR-7510

AKG K 142 HD
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AKG K 142 HD vs Sony MDR-7510

AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-7510
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-7510

Why is AKG K 142 HD better than Sony MDR-7510?

  • 36g lighter
    225gvs261g
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Sony MDR-7510 better than AKG K 142 HD?

  • 16000Hz higher high-frequency
    40000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 13Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs18Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 31 Ohms lower impedance
    24 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    108dB/mWvs101dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has a coiled cord

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-7510

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
Sony MDR-7510

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

261g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.can be folded
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-7510

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

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

5.travel bag is included
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-7510

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

6.has a coiled cord
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-7510

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.

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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

40000Hz

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
Sony MDR-7510

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

108dB/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
Sony MDR-7510

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

24 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.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-7510

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

RHA TrueConnect

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 142 HD
Sony MDR-7510

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

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