44points

AKG K 272 HD

43points

Audio-Technica ATH-WS77

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AKG K 272 HD vs Audio-Technica ATH-WS77

AKG K 272 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77
AKG K 272 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77
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Why is AKG K 272 HD better than Audio-Technica ATH-WS77?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-WS77 better than AKG K 272 HD?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs16Hz
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    47 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • 65g lighter
    175gvs240g
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    100dB/mWvs91dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has an L-shaped plug

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 272 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77

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 272 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77

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

For example

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC900BT

3.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K 272 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77

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.weight

240g

175g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has an L-shaped plug
AKG K 272 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

6.has an on-ear form
AKG K 272 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

28000Hz

25000Hz

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

16Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K 272 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77

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

100dB/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

47 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

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 272 HD
Audio-Technica ATH-WS77

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

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