40points

AKG K701

58points

Focal Spirit One

AKG K701
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20 facts in comparison

AKG K701 vs Focal Spirit One

AKG K701
Focal Spirit One
40
points
AKG K701
58
points
Focal Spirit One

Why is AKG K701 better than Focal Spirit One?

  • 17800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs22000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • 5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs40mm
  • 1.6m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.4m
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Focal Spirit One better than AKG K701?

  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    6Hzvs10Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 30 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 10g lighter
    225gvs235g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

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.

AKG K701
Focal Spirit One
2.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 K701
Focal Spirit One
3.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 K701
Focal Spirit One
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

225g

5.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K701
Focal Spirit One
6.can be folded
?

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG K701
Focal Spirit One

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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
?

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

6Hz

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

104dB/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.

AKG K701
Focal Spirit One
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

32 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

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

45mm

40mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG K701
Focal Spirit One
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.

AKG K701
Focal Spirit One

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

AKG K701
Focal Spirit One
2.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

AKG K701
Focal Spirit One

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