47points
45points

AKG K240 Studio

46points
50points

AKG K72

Comparison winner
AKG K240 Studio
Cost-effectiveness winner
AKG K72
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AKG K240 Studio vs AKG K72

AKG K240 Studio
AKG K72
47
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AKG K240 Studio
46
points
AKG K72

Why is AKG K240 Studio better than AKG K72?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs16Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is AKG K72 better than AKG K240 Studio?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • 40g lighter
    200gvs240g
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs30mm

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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 Studio
AKG K72
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 Studio
AKG K72
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 Studio
AKG K72
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

240g

200g

5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K240 Studio
AKG K72
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K240 Studio
AKG K72

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

20000Hz

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

16Hz

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

112dB/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.

AKG K240 Studio
AKG K72
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

55 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.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.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

30mm

40mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K240 Studio
AKG K72
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 Studio
AKG K72

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K240 Studio
AKG K72

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