40points
24points

AKG K701

46points
24points

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

AKG K701
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AKG K701 vs Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

AKG K701
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
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AKG K701
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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

Why is AKG K701 better than Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition?

  • 4800Hz higher high-frequency
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    39800Hzvs35000Hz
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    105dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 188 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    62 Ohmsvs250 Ohms
  • 55g lighter
    235gvs290g

Why is Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition better than AKG K701?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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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.

AKG K701
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
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 K701
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
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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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

290g

5.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

AKG K701
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
6.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K701
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

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

35000Hz

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

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

105dB/mW

96dB/mW

4.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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

62 Ohms

250 Ohms

5.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.

AKG K701
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
2.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.

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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

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