56points

AKG K271 MKII

55points

Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition

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Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition
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AKG K271 MKII vs Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition

AKG K271 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition
56
points
AKG K271 MKII
55
points
Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition

Why is AKG K271 MKII better than Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition?

  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs97dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 110g lighter
    240gvs350g
  • Has included ear pads
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  • Has a coil cable
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Why is Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition better than AKG K271 MKII?

  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
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    32000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 11Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs16Hz
  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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Price comparison

Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
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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 K271 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

AKG K271 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

240g

350g

4.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K271 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition
5.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

AKG K271 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition
6.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K271 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

28000Hz

32000Hz

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

16Hz

5Hz

3.sound pressure level
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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

97dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

AKG K271 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition
5.impedance
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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

32 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
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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 K271 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition

Connectivity

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

AKG K271 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT 660 Edition

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