58points

AKG K271 MKII

65points

Shure SRH940

AKG K271 MKII
Shure SRH940
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AKG K271 MKII vs Shure SRH940

AKG K271 MKII
Shure SRH940
58
points
AKG K271 MKII
65
points
Shure SRH940

Why is AKG K271 MKII better than Shure SRH940?

  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 82g lighter
    240gvs322g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Shure SRH940 better than AKG K271 MKII?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 11Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs16Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 13 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    42 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    40mmvs30mm
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?

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

AKG K271 MKII
Shure SRH940
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
Shure SRH940
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
Shure SRH940
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

240g

322g

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

AKG K271 MKII
Shure SRH940
6.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
Shure SRH940

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

30000Hz

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

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

100dB/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
Shure SRH940
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

42 Ohms

6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

30mm

40mm

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
Shure SRH940

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