49points

AKG K 495 NC

31points

Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO

AKG K 495 NC
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13 facts in comparison

AKG K 495 NC vs Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO

AKG K 495 NC
Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO

Why is AKG K 495 NC better than Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    20000Hzvs18000Hz
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • 26dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    121dB/mWvs95dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    26 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

Why is Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO better than AKG K 495 NC?

  • 105g lighter
    ?

    130gvs235g

Price comparison

AKG K 495 NC

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 495 NC
Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO
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 495 NC
Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO
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 495 NC
Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

235g

130g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
AKG K 495 NC
Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
AKG K 495 NC
Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

20000Hz

18000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG K 495 NC
Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
4.sound pressure level

121dB/mW

95dB/mW

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

26 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.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 495 NC
Beyerdynamic DT 231 PRO
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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