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AKG K171 MKII
Mitchell and Johnson HP1
Top 46%700 points
Top 46%
Top 76%309 points
Top 76%
AKG K171 MKII
Mitchell and Johnson HP1
Top specs and features

AKG K171 MKII vs Mitchell and Johnson HP1: 12 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
20000Hz

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
20Hz

3. 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
Mitchell and Johnson HP1
45% have it

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

5. 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
Mitchell and Johnson HP1
69% have it

6. 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
Mitchell and Johnson HP1
39% have it

7. 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 LCD2 Classic: 106mm
50mm

8. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K171 MKII
Mitchell and Johnson HP1
43% have it

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K171 MKII
Mitchell and Johnson HP1
50% have it

10. 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
Mitchell and Johnson HP1
82% have it

11. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
AKG K171 MKII
Mitchell and Johnson HP1
8% have it

12. 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
Mitchell and Johnson HP1
23% have it

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