41points

AKG K701

48points

Etymotic hf5

AKG K701
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AKG K701 vs Etymotic hf5

AKG K701
Etymotic hf5
41
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AKG K701
48
points
Etymotic hf5

Why is AKG K701 better than Etymotic hf5?

  • 24800Hz higher high-frequency
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    39800Hzvs15000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Etymotic hf5 better than AKG K701?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 46 Ohms lower impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • 207g lighter
    28gvs235g
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has included ear pads
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  • Has an in-ear form
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Price comparison

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.

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Etymotic hf5
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
Etymotic hf5
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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Etymotic hf5
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

28g

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
Etymotic hf5
6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K701
Etymotic hf5

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

15000Hz

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

20Hz

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

105dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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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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Etymotic hf5
5.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

16 Ohms

Connectivity

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Etymotic hf5
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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Etymotic hf5

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