AKG K44 PerceptionSennheiser HDR 170
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Top 44%
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AKG K44 Perception vs Sennheiser HDR 170: 16 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
21000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
18Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
18Hz

3. weight

38g lighter.
190g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
228g

4. has sound isolation / passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
AKG K44 Perception
Sennheiser HDR 170
48% have it

5. impedance

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.
32Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
32Ohms

6. has a neodymium magnet

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 K44 Perception
Sennheiser HDR 170
33% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
115dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
110dB/mW

8. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
AKG K44 Perception
Sennheiser HDR 170
38% have it

9. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K44 Perception
Sennheiser HDR 170
75% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K44 Perception
Sennheiser HDR 170
54% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K44 Perception
Sennheiser HDR 170
42% have it

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K44 Perception
Sennheiser HDR 170
16% have it

13. has an over-the-ear form

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 K44 Perception
Sennheiser HDR 170
42% have it

14. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
AKG K44 Perception
Sennheiser HDR 170
14% have it

15. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
AKG K44 Perception
Sennheiser HDR 170
6% have it

16. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AKG K44 Perception
Sennheiser HDR 170
87% have it

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