48points

AKG K44 Perception

40points

AKG K52

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AKG K44 Perception vs AKG K52

AKG K44 Perception
AKG K52
AKG K44 Perception
AKG K52

Why is AKG K44 Perception better than AKG K52?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 10g lighter
    190gvs200g
  • Has included ear pads

Why is AKG K52 better than AKG K44 Perception?

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    Design

    1.has an over-the-ear form
    AKG K44 Perception
    AKG K52

    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.

    2.has a detachable cable
    AKG K44 Perception
    AKG K52

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

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    3.weight

    190g

    200g

    Best

    Sony MDR-EX150AP

    3g

    4.has included ear pads
    AKG K44 Perception
    AKG K52

    Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

    5.has a straight plug
    AKG K44 Perception
    AKG K52

    A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

    6.cable length

    2.5m

    2.5m

    A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

    Best

    Pioneer SE-A1000

    6m

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    Sound quality

    1.highest frequency

    20000Hz

    20000Hz

    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

    18Hz

    18Hz

    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 K44 Perception
    AKG K52

    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

    115dB/mW

    110dB/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.impedance

    32 Ohms

    32 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.

    Best

    Flips Solo 2 Social

    4 Ohms

    6.driver unit size

    40mm

    40mm

    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

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    Connectivity

    1.has a 3.5mm male connector
    AKG K44 Perception
    AKG K52

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

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