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AKG K171 MKII
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AKG K171 MKII vs Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP: 19 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
26000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
26000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
18Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
9Hz

3. weight

20g lighter.
240g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
220g

4. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
AKG K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
48% have it

5. impedance

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.
55Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
68Ohms

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
107dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
105dB/mW

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
73% have it

8. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
AKG K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
38% have it

9. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
30mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
54% have it

11. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
AKG K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
32% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
42% have it

13. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
AKG K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
14% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
64% have it

15. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
AKG K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
8% have it

16. has an on-ear form

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 K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
22% have it

17. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

18. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AKG K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
87% have it

19. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
AKG K171 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-OX7AMP
6% have it

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