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AKG K240 MKII

55points

AKG K545

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AKG K240 MKII vs AKG K545

AKG K240 MKII
AKG K545
AKG K240 MKII
AKG K545

Why is AKG K240 MKII better than AKG K545?

  • 41.5g lighter
    240gvs281.5g
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a coiled cord

Why is AKG K545 better than AKG K240 MKII?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs15Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
    32 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Can be folded
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • 20mm bigger driver unit
    50mmvs30mm
  • Travel bag is included

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K240 MKII
AKG K545

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 K240 MKII
AKG K545

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

240g

281.5g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
AKG K240 MKII
AKG K545

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

5.can be folded
AKG K240 MKII
AKG K545

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.has a tangle free cable
AKG K240 MKII
AKG K545

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

10Hz

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

25000Hz

25000Hz

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 K240 MKII
AKG K545

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

104dB/mW

31dB/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

50mm

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

32 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 K240 MKII
AKG K545

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

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Features

1.has an in-line control panel
AKG K240 MKII
AKG K545

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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