AKG K240 Studio


Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X

AKG K240 Studio
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X

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AKG K240 Studio vs Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X

AKG K240 Studio
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X

Why is AKG K240 Studio better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X?

  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level

  • Has a detachable cable
  • 25g lighter

  • Has a tangle free cable

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X better than AKG K240 Studio?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency

  • 15000Hz higher high-frequency

  • 15 Ohms lower impedance

    40 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • 23mm bigger driver unit


Price comparison

AKG K240 Studio

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1.has stereo speakers
AKG K240 Studio
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X
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 Studio
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X
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 Studio
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.



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.has a tangle free cable
AKG K240 Studio
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
6.cable length



A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency



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



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



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

55 Ohms

40 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.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.


1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K240 Studio
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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