45points

AKG K 242 HD

67points

AKG K267 Tiesto

AKG K 242 HD
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AKG K267 Tiesto
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AKG K 242 HD vs AKG K267 Tiesto

AKG K 242 HD
AKG K267 Tiesto
AKG K 242 HD
AKG K267 Tiesto

Why is AKG K 242 HD better than AKG K267 Tiesto?

  • 50g lighter
    240gvs290g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has an over-the-ear form

Why is AKG K267 Tiesto better than AKG K 242 HD?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    30000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs15Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
    32 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • 24dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    115dB/mWvs91dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Can be folded
  • Has a tangle free cable

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 242 HD
AKG K267 Tiesto

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 K267 Tiesto

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 K267 Tiesto

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

290g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
AKG K 242 HD
AKG K267 Tiesto

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 K267 Tiesto

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

25000Hz

30000Hz

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

15Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K 242 HD
AKG K267 Tiesto

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

91dB/mW

115dB/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 242 HD
AKG K267 Tiesto

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

32 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 242 HD
AKG K267 Tiesto

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

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