51points

AKG K240 MKII

37points

Sennheiser HD 559

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Sennheiser HD 559
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AKG K240 MKII vs Sennheiser HD 559

AKG K240 MKII
Sennheiser HD 559
51
points
AKG K240 MKII
37
points
Sennheiser HD 559

Why is AKG K240 MKII better than Sennheiser HD 559?

  • 440.4g lighter
    240gvs680.4g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 559 better than AKG K240 MKII?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    26000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    14Hzvs15Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • 5 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    50 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

AKG K240 MKII
Sennheiser HD 559
2.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 K240 MKII
Sennheiser HD 559
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 K240 MKII
Sennheiser HD 559
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

240g

680.4g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

AKG K240 MKII
Sennheiser HD 559
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K240 MKII
Sennheiser HD 559

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

25000Hz

26000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

15Hz

14Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

104dB/mW

108dB/mW

4.impedance
?

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

55 Ohms

50 Ohms

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K240 MKII
Sennheiser HD 559
2.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 K240 MKII
Sennheiser HD 559

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