54points

AKG K271 MKII

47points

AKG K612 Pro

AKG K271 MKII
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17 facts in comparison

AKG K271 MKII vs AKG K612 Pro

AKG K271 MKII
AKG K612 Pro
54
points
AKG K271 MKII
47
points
AKG K612 Pro

Why is AKG K271 MKII better than AKG K612 Pro?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs101dB/mW
  • 65 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    55 Ohmsvs120 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Why is AKG K612 Pro better than AKG K271 MKII?

  • 11500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39500Hzvs28000Hz
  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
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    12Hzvs16Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 2g lighter
    ?

    238gvs240g
  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

AKG K612 Pro

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$329.00

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AKG K612 Pro AmazonAKG K141 MKii
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AKG K612 Pro AmazonAKG Pro Audio K553 MKII Over-Ear, Closed...AKG Pro Audio K553 MKII Over-Ear, Closed-Back, Foldable Studio Headphones,Black
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AKG K612 Pro AmazonAKG K52 Headphones
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AKG K612 Pro Amazon(Renewed) AKG Pro Audio K92 Closed-Back ...(Renewed) AKG Pro Audio K92 Closed-Back Headphones
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$44.99

Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K271 MKII
AKG K612 Pro
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.
2.has a detachable cable
AKG K271 MKII
AKG K612 Pro
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weight

240g

238g

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.
4.has included ear pads
AKG K271 MKII
AKG K612 Pro
Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
5.has a tangle free cable
AKG K271 MKII
AKG K612 Pro
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
6.cable length

3m

3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

28000Hz

39500Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
2.lowest frequency

16Hz

12Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K271 MKII
AKG K612 Pro
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

104dB/mW

101dB/mW

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

55 Ohms

120 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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K271 MKII
AKG K612 Pro
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K271 MKII
AKG K612 Pro
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K271 MKII
AKG K612 Pro
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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