59points

AKG K271 MKII

51points

Sennheiser HD 429s

AKG K271 MKII
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AKG K271 MKII vs Sennheiser HD 429s

AKG K271 MKII
Sennheiser HD 429s
59
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AKG K271 MKII
51
points
Sennheiser HD 429s

Why is AKG K271 MKII better than Sennheiser HD 429s?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    16Hzvs18Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 429s better than AKG K271 MKII?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • 23 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 21g lighter
    219gvs240g
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

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Sennheiser HD 429s
2.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
Sennheiser HD 429s
3.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
Sennheiser HD 429s
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

240g

219g

5.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K271 MKII
Sennheiser HD 429s
6.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Sennheiser HD 429s

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

28000Hz

22000Hz

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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

16Hz

18Hz

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

110dB/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.

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Sennheiser HD 429s
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. Show more

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.

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Sennheiser HD 429s

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.

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Sennheiser HD 429s

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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.

AKG K271 MKII
Sennheiser HD 429s
2.has an in-line control panel
?

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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Sennheiser HD 429s

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