56points

AKG K141 MKII

47points

Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z

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AKG K141 MKII vs Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z

AKG K141 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z
AKG K141 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z

Why is AKG K141 MKII better than Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z?

  • 40g lighter
    225gvs265g
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a coiled cord
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z better than AKG K141 MKII?

  • 19000Hz higher high-frequency
    43000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 13Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs18Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 11 Ohms lower impedance
    44 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • 23mm bigger driver unit
    53mmvs30mm

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K141 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z

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 K141 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z

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

225g

265g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
AKG K141 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z

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

5.has a tangle free cable
AKG K141 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.has included ear pads
AKG K141 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

18Hz

5Hz

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

2.highest frequency

24000Hz

43000Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K141 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z

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

114dB/mW

101dB/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.driver unit size

30mm

53mm

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

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

6.impedance

55 Ohms

44 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

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K141 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A1000Z

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

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