42points
37points

AKG K240 MKII

78points
76points

Panasonic RZ-S500W

AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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AKG K240 MKII vs Panasonic RZ-S500W

AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W

Why is AKG K240 MKII better than Panasonic RZ-S500W?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs20Hz
  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 22mm bigger driver unit
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    30mmvs8mm
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has a coil cable
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Why is Panasonic RZ-S500W better than AKG K240 MKII?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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.has a detachable cable
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.travel bag is included
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

20Hz

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

25000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.driver unit size

30mm

8mm

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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.supports Wi-Fi
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.Has voice prompts
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
5.has a mute function
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has voice commands
AKG K240 MKII
Panasonic RZ-S500W
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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