42points

AKG K 242 HD

58points

V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition

AKG K 242 HD
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17 facts in comparison

AKG K 242 HD vs V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition

AKG K 242 HD
V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition
42
points
AKG K 242 HD
58
points
V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition

Why is AKG K 242 HD better than V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 20g lighter
    240gvs260g
  • 1m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition better than AKG K 242 HD?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    30000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs15Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 14dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs91dB/mW
  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

AKG K 242 HD
V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition
2.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
V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition
3.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
V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

240g

260g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

AKG K 242 HD
V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K 242 HD
V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

25000Hz

30000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

15Hz

5Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

91dB/mW

105dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

AKG K 242 HD
V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition
5.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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

55 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.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
V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition

Connectivity

1.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
V-Moda Crossfade LP2 Special Edition

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