50points

AKG K121 Studio

39points

AKG K52

Comparison winner
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AKG K121 Studio vs AKG K52

AKG K121 Studio
AKG K52
50
points
AKG K121 Studio
39
points
AKG K52

Why is AKG K121 Studio better than AKG K52?

  • 2500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22500Hzvs20000Hz
  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    114dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • 0.5m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs2.5m

Why is AKG K52 better than AKG K121 Studio?

  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 20g lighter
    200gvs220g

Price comparison

Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
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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 K121 Studio
AKG K52
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

AKG K121 Studio
AKG K52
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

220g

200g

4.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K121 Studio
AKG K52
5.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K121 Studio
AKG K52
6.has an on-ear form
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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.

AKG K121 Studio
AKG K52

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

22500Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

18Hz

18Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

114dB/mW

110dB/mW

4.impedance
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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

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K121 Studio
AKG K52
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

AKG K121 Studio
AKG K52

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