AKG K240 MKIISony MDR-10RNC
Top 49%683 points
Top 49%
Top 31%925 points
Top 31%
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
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AKG K240 MKII vs Sony MDR-10RNC: 23 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
25000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
24000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
15Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
6Hz

3. weight

35g lighter.
240g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
205g

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.
55Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
50Ohms

5. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
33% have it

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
104dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
101dB/mW

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
73% have it

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
25% have it

9. 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
Sony MDR-10RNC
38% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
31% have it

11. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
44% have it

12. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
30mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm

13. 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
Sony MDR-10RNC
75% have it

14. 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
Sony MDR-10RNC
42% have it

16. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
32% have it

17. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
42% have it

18. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
64% have it

19. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
13% have it

20. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
8% have it

21. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
AKG K240 MKII
Sony MDR-10RNC
8% have it

22. 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
Sony MDR-10RNC
87% have it

23. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

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