46points

AKG K 242 HD

81points

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

67points

Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

AKG K 242 HD
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Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
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AKG K 242 HD vs Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT vs Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0
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81
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67
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Why is AKG K 242 HD better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT & Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0?

Why is Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT better than AKG K 242 HD & Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0?

  • Lowest frequency
    5Hzvs15,16Hz
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

Why is Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0 better than AKG K 242 HD & Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Impedance
    18 Ohmsvs55,38 Ohms
  • Sound pressure level
    113dB/mWvs91,97dB/mW
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has an L-shaped plug

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

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 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

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

3.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

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.

4.can be folded
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

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

5.sweat resistant
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

JBL Under Armour True Wireless Flash

6.has included ear pads
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

25000Hz

45000Hz

22000Hz

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

16Hz

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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

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

97dB/mW

113dB/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

38 Ohms

18 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 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

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

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

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.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

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 an in-line control panel
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

4.has a noise canceling microphone
AKG K 242 HD
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear 2.0

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

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

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