47points

AKG K240 Studio

44points

Sennheiser HD 558

Comparison winner
AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 558
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15 facts in comparison

AKG K240 Studio vs Sennheiser HD 558

AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 558
47
points
AKG K240 Studio
44
points
Sennheiser HD 558

Why is AKG K240 Studio better than Sennheiser HD 558?

  • 20g lighter
    240gvs260g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 558 better than AKG K240 Studio?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs25000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

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

    50 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 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 Studio
Sennheiser HD 558
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
Sennheiser HD 558
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
Sennheiser HD 558
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

240g

260g

5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 558
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K240 Studio
Sennheiser HD 558

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

28000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

15Hz

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.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

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 Studio
Sennheiser HD 558

Connectivity

1.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
Sennheiser HD 558

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