AKG K 242 HDPhiaton MS 400
Top 61%510 points
Top 61%
Top 65%452 points
Top 65%
AKG K 242 HD
Phiaton MS 400
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Top specs and features

AKG K 242 HD vs Phiaton MS 400: 13 facts in comparison

1. weight

55g lighter.
240g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
185g

2. impedance

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.
55Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
32Ohms

3. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
AKG K 242 HD
Phiaton MS 400
33% have it

4. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
91dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
98dB/mW

5. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG K 242 HD
Phiaton MS 400
73% have it

6. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
AKG K 242 HD
Phiaton MS 400
38% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K 242 HD
Phiaton MS 400
31% have it

8. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K 242 HD
Phiaton MS 400
75% have it

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K 242 HD
Phiaton MS 400
54% have it

10. has an over-the-ear form

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.
AKG K 242 HD
Phiaton MS 400
42% have it

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K 242 HD
Phiaton MS 400
64% have it

12. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

13. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AKG K 242 HD
Phiaton MS 400
87% have it

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