54points

AKG K141 MKII

55points

AKG K171 MKII

AKG K141 MKII
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AKG K171 MKII
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AKG K141 MKII vs AKG K171 MKII

AKG K141 MKII
AKG K171 MKII
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AKG K141 MKII
55
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AKG K171 MKII

Why is AKG K141 MKII better than AKG K171 MKII?

  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    114dB/mWvs107dB/mW
  • 15g lighter
    225gvs240g
  • Has a tangle free cable
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Why is AKG K171 MKII better than AKG K141 MKII?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
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    26000Hzvs24000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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Price comparison

Design

1.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.

AKG K141 MKII
AKG K171 MKII
2.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

225g

240g

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

AKG K141 MKII
AKG K171 MKII
4.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K141 MKII
AKG K171 MKII
5.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 K141 MKII
AKG K171 MKII
6.Has a coil cable
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A coil cable offers more flexibility, as it can be further extended when in use, as well as retracted to take up less space when not in use.

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AKG K171 MKII

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

24000Hz

26000Hz

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

107dB/mW

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

AKG K141 MKII
AKG K171 MKII
5.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

55 Ohms

6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1060

106mm

30mm

30mm

Connectivity

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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AKG K171 MKII
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.

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AKG K171 MKII

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