53points

AKG K121 Studio

52points

AKG K240 Studio

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AKG K121 Studio vs AKG K240 Studio

AKG K121 Studio
AKG K240 Studio
AKG K121 Studio
AKG K240 Studio
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Why is AKG K121 Studio better than AKG K240 Studio?

  • 20g lighter
    220gvs240g
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is AKG K240 Studio better than AKG K121 Studio?

  • 2500Hz higher high-frequency
    25000Hzvs22500Hz
  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    15Hzvs18Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has an over-the-ear form

Top specs and features

Design

1.has a detachable cable
AKG K121 Studio
AKG K240 Studio

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

2.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K121 Studio
AKG K240 Studio

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.weight

220g

240g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a tangle free cable
AKG K121 Studio
AKG K240 Studio

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

5.has included ear pads
AKG K121 Studio
AKG K240 Studio

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.has an on-ear form
AKG K121 Studio
AKG K240 Studio

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

22500Hz

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

18Hz

15Hz

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.sound pressure level

114dB/mW

104dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.impedance

55 Ohms

55 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.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K121 Studio
AKG K240 Studio

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K121 Studio
AKG K240 Studio

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

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