39points
40points

AKG K240 Studio

47points
51points

Sennheiser HD 400S

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AKG K240 Studio vs Sennheiser HD 400S

AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S

Why is AKG K240 Studio better than Sennheiser HD 400S?

  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs18Hz
  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • 1.6m longer cable
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    3mvs1.4m
  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Sennheiser HD 400S better than AKG K240 Studio?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 16dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    120dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • 37 Ohms lower impedance
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    18 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 23g lighter
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    217gvs240g
  • Can be folded
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

AKG K240 Studio

ProductStorePrice
AKG K240 Studio AmazonAKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi...AKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi-Open, Professional Studio Headphones
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$69.00
AKG K240 Studio AmazonAKG K 240 Studio Pro Semi-Open Stereo He...AKG K 240 Studio Pro Semi-Open Stereo Headphones with Behringer MicroAMP HA-400 Headphone Amp Bundle
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$90.39
AKG K240 Studio aliexpressAKG K240S Professional Monitor Headphone...AKG K240S Professional Monitor Headphones K240 Studio Wired Hifi Headset Music Pure Sound Earphone for DJ Recording/PC Game
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$108.99
AKG K240 Studio aliexpressAKG K240S Professional Monitor Headphone...AKG K240S Professional Monitor Headphones K240 Studio Wired Hifi Headset Music Pure Sound Earphone for DJ Recording/PC Game
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$108.99
AKG K240 Studio aliexpressAKG K240 Studio Wired monitor Headset Mo...AKG K240 Studio Wired monitor Headset Monitor headphone DJ Fever Grade Hifi Recorder Subwoofer Headphones
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$101.26
AKG K240 Studio aliexpressOriginal 90% New AKG/akg K240 R Studio P...Original 90% New AKG/akg K240 R Studio Professional Monitor Recording Headphone Wired HIFI Headset Limited Edition
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$89.99
AKG K240 Studio aliexpressAKG K240 R Studio headset Professional M...AKG K240 R Studio headset Professional Monitor Recording Headphone Wired HIFI Headset Limited Edition
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$91.63

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
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
Sennheiser HD 400S
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
Sennheiser HD 400S
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

240g

217g

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.

Sound quality

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

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
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.
5.sound pressure level

104dB/mW

120dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

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The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

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The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

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Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

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Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

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1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
5.Has an in-line control panel
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 400S
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Miscellaneous

1.mic sensitivity

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-44dBV/Pa

It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
2.lowest mic frequency

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100Hz

The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.
3.highest mic frequency

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10000Hz

The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.

Price comparison

AKG K240 Studio

ProductStorePrice
AKG K240 Studio AmazonAKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi...AKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi-Open, Professional Studio Headphones
Amazon logo
$69.00
AKG K240 Studio AmazonAKG K 240 Studio Pro Semi-Open Stereo He...AKG K 240 Studio Pro Semi-Open Stereo Headphones with Behringer MicroAMP HA-400 Headphone Amp Bundle
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$90.39
AKG K240 Studio aliexpressAKG K240S Professional Monitor Headphone...AKG K240S Professional Monitor Headphones K240 Studio Wired Hifi Headset Music Pure Sound Earphone for DJ Recording/PC Game
aliexpress logo
$108.99
AKG K240 Studio aliexpressAKG K240S Professional Monitor Headphone...AKG K240S Professional Monitor Headphones K240 Studio Wired Hifi Headset Music Pure Sound Earphone for DJ Recording/PC Game
aliexpress logo
$108.99
AKG K240 Studio aliexpressAKG K240 Studio Wired monitor Headset Mo...AKG K240 Studio Wired monitor Headset Monitor headphone DJ Fever Grade Hifi Recorder Subwoofer Headphones
aliexpress logo
$101.26
AKG K240 Studio aliexpressOriginal 90% New AKG/akg K240 R Studio P...Original 90% New AKG/akg K240 R Studio Professional Monitor Recording Headphone Wired HIFI Headset Limited Edition
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$89.99
AKG K240 Studio aliexpressAKG K240 R Studio headset Professional M...AKG K240 R Studio headset Professional Monitor Recording Headphone Wired HIFI Headset Limited Edition
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$91.63

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