60points

AKG K271 MKII

67points

Audeze Sine

AKG K271 MKII
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AKG K271 MKII vs Audeze Sine

AKG K271 MKII
Audeze Sine
AKG K271 MKII
Audeze Sine

Why is AKG K271 MKII better than Audeze Sine?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a coiled cord

Why is Audeze Sine better than AKG K271 MKII?

  • 22000Hz higher high-frequency
    50000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs16Hz
  • 35 Ohms lower impedance
    20 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • 10g lighter
    230gvs240g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • 16dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    120dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Can be folded

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K271 MKII
Audeze Sine

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 K271 MKII
Audeze Sine

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 K271 MKII
Audeze Sine

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

4.weight

240g

230g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
AKG K271 MKII
Audeze Sine

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.has a tangle free cable
AKG K271 MKII
Audeze Sine

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

28000Hz

50000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

16Hz

10Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K271 MKII
Audeze Sine

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

120dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.driver unit size

30mm

70mm

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

6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K271 MKII
Audeze Sine

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K271 MKII
Audeze Sine

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K271 MKII
Audeze Sine

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

2.has an in-line control panel
AKG K271 MKII
Audeze Sine

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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