40points
24points

AKG K701

52points
50points

Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

AKG K701
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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AKG K701 vs Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

AKG K701
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
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AKG K701
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Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

Why is AKG K701 better than Audio-Technica ATH-M30x?

  • 17800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs22000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs15Hz
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs40mm
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M30x better than AKG K701?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 15 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    47 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 15g lighter
    220gvs235g
  • Can be folded
    ?

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

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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.

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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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

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4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

220g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

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6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

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6m

3m

3m

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

39800Hz

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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

15Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

105dB/mW

96dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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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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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

62 Ohms

47 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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Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

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