AKG K171 MKIISol Republic Master Tracks XC
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AKG K171 MKII vs Sol Republic Master Tracks XC: 13 facts in comparison

1. 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
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
49% have it

2. 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
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
72% have it

3. 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
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
38% have it

4. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K171 MKII
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
74% have it

5. 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
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
32% have it

6. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K171 MKII
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
44% 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
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
55% have it

8. has an over-the-ear form

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.
AKG K171 MKII
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
42% have it

9. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K171 MKII
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
65% have it

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
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
8% have it

11. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

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
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
22% have it

13. 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
Sol Republic Master Tracks XC
87% have it

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