45points

AKG K240 MKII

46points

Philips SHP9500S

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AKG K240 MKII vs Philips SHP9500S

AKG K240 MKII
Philips SHP9500S
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AKG K240 MKII
46
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Philips SHP9500S

Why is AKG K240 MKII better than Philips SHP9500S?

  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    104dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 90g lighter
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    240gvs330g
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • 1.5m longer cable
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    3mvs1.5m
  • Has a coil cable
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Why is Philips SHP9500S better than AKG K240 MKII?

  • 9Hz lower low-frequency
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    6Hzvs15Hz
  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
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    35000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 20mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs30mm
  • Has an open-back design
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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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$131.76
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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$163.90
AKG K240 MKII aliexpressEarphones & Headphones AKG 2058X00190 Po...Earphones & Headphones AKG 2058X00190 Portable Audio headset professional wired Earphone Headphone K240 MKII
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$103.32
AKG K240 MKII walmartAKG K240 MKii Studio Headphones
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$220.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K240 MKII
Philips SHP9500S
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
Philips SHP9500S
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
Philips SHP9500S
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

240g

330g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
AKG K240 MKII
Philips SHP9500S
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.has a tangle free cable
AKG K240 MKII
Philips SHP9500S
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

6Hz

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

35000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.sound pressure level

104dB/mW

102dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
4.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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K240 MKII
Philips SHP9500S
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

50mm

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

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K240 MKII
Philips SHP9500S
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K240 MKII
Philips SHP9500S
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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