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AKG K171 MKII
Grado SR60e
Top 46%700 points
Top 46%
Top 80%262 points
Top 80%
AKG K171 MKII
Grado SR60e
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AKG K171 MKII vs Grado SR60e: 12 facts in comparison

1. weight

116g lighter.
240g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
124g

2. 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
Grado SR60e
45% have it

3. 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
Grado SR60e
69% have it

4. 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
Grado SR60e
39% have it

5. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K171 MKII
Grado SR60e
76% have it

6. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K171 MKII
Grado SR60e
43% have it

7. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K171 MKII
Grado SR60e
50% have it

8. 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
Grado SR60e
82% have it

9. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
2.13m

10. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
AKG K171 MKII
Grado SR60e
8% have it

11. 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
Grado SR60e
23% have it

12. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
AKG K171 MKII
Grado SR60e
10% have it

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