44points
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AKG K275

48points
17points

AKG Q 701

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Cost-effectiveness winner
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AKG Q 701
Comparison winner
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AKG K275 vs AKG Q 701

AKG K275
AKG Q 701

Why is AKG K275 better than AKG Q 701?

  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    109dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 30 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has a coil cable
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Why is AKG Q 701 better than AKG K275?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs16Hz
  • 11800Hz higher high-frequency
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    39800Hzvs28000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 60g lighter
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    235gvs295g
  • 1m longer cable
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    6mvs5m
  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

AKG K275

ProductStorePrice
AKG K275 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K275 Over-Ear, Closed-Back...AKG Pro Audio K275 Over-Ear, Closed-Back, Lightweight, Foldable Studio Headphones
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$59.00

AKG Q 701

ProductStorePrice
AKG Q 701 AmazonAKG Q701 Quincy Jones Signature On-Ear R...AKG Q701 Quincy Jones Signature On-Ear Reference Headphones (Green)
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$369.99
AKG Q 701 AmazonAKG Q 701 Quincy Jones Signature Referen...AKG Q 701 Quincy Jones Signature Reference-Class Premium Headphones - Black
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$369.99

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K275
AKG Q 701
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 K275
AKG Q 701
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 K275
AKG Q 701
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

295g

235g

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.
5.can be folded
AKG K275
AKG Q 701
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
AKG K275
AKG Q 701
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.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.
2.highest frequency

28000Hz

39800Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K275
AKG Q 701
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

109dB/mW

105dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

62 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 K275
AKG Q 701
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 K275
AKG Q 701
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K275
AKG Q 701
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Has an in-line control panel
AKG K275
AKG Q 701
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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