45points

AKG K 242 HD

52points

AKG K121 Studio

94points

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

AKG K 242 HD
AKG K121 Studio
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AKG K 242 HD vs AKG K121 Studio vs Bose QuietComfort 35 II

AKG K 242 HD
AKG K121 Studio
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
AKG K 242 HD
AKG K121 Studio
Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Why is AKG K 242 HD better than AKG K121 Studio & Bose QuietComfort 35 II?

    Why is AKG K121 Studio better than AKG K 242 HD & Bose QuietComfort 35 II?

    • Weight
      220gvs240,309g
    • Has a tangle free cable
    • Has included ear pads
    • Has an on-ear form

    Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 II better than AKG K 242 HD & AKG K121 Studio?

    • Lowest frequency
      10Hzvs15,18Hz
    • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    • Has a detachable cable
    • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
    • Can be folded
    • Can be used as a headset
    • Control panel placed on a device
    • Travel bag is included

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    Design

    1.has stereo speakers
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    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 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    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.has a detachable cable
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

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

    4.weight

    240g

    220g

    309g

    Best

    Sony MDR-EX150AP

    3g

    5.can be folded
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

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

    6.has a tangle free cable
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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    Sound quality

    1.lowest frequency

    15Hz

    18Hz

    10Hz

    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.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

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

    3.sound pressure level

    91dB/mW

    114dB/mW

    90dB/mW

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

    Best

    AKG K553 Pro

    144dB/mW

    4.has a neodymium magnet
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

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

    5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

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    Power

    1.has a battery level indicator
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

    2.has a rechargeable battery
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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    Connectivity

    1.Can be used wirelessly
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

    2.has a 3.5mm male connector
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

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

    3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

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    Features

    1.control panel placed on a device
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

    2.can be used as a headset
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

    3.has a noise canceling microphone
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

    4.has voice prompts
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.

    5.has voice commands
    AKG K 242 HD
    AKG K121 Studio
    Bose QuietComfort 35 II

    You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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