54points
54points

AKG K240 MKII

50points
56points

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

AKG K240 MKII
Comparison winner
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AKG K240 MKII vs Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

AKG K240 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
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AKG K240 MKII
50
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Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

Why is AKG K240 MKII better than Audio-Technica ATH-M20x?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
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  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has a coil cable
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Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M20x better than AKG K240 MKII?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    47 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 50g lighter
    190gvs240g
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs30mm

Price comparison

AKG K240 MKII

ProductStorePrice
AKG K240 MKII AmazonAKG K 240 MK II Stereo Studio Headphones...AKG K 240 MK II Stereo Studio Headphones
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$85.99
AKG K240 MKII AmazonAKG K 240 MK II Professional Semi-Open S...AKG K 240 MK II Professional Semi-Open Stereo Headphones with Headphone Holder & Male to Stereo Female Extension Cable Bundle
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$149.00
AKG K240 MKII walmartAKG K240 MKii Studio Headphones
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$141.00

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x aliexpressOriginal Audio Technica ATH-M20X Wired P...Original Audio Technica ATH-M20X Wired Professional Monitor Headphones Over-ear Closed-back Dynamic Deep Bass 3.5mm Jack
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$72.15

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
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2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

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

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4.weight
?

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5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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6.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more

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120000Hz

25000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass. Show more

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1Hz

15Hz

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3.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

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144dB/mW

104dB/mW

96dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

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5.impedance
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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. Show more

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6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

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106mm

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Connectivity

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

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