41points

AKG K701

53points

Fostex TH610

AKG K701
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AKG K701 vs Fostex TH610

AKG K701
Fostex TH610
41
points
AKG K701
53
points
Fostex TH610

Why is AKG K701 better than Fostex TH610?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 140g lighter
    235gvs375g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Fostex TH610 better than AKG K701?

  • 5200Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    45000Hzvs39800Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • 37 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    25 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    55mmvs45mm
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

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
Fostex TH610
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
Fostex TH610
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
Fostex TH610
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

375g

5.can be folded
?

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

For example

JBL T460BT

AKG K701
Fostex TH610
6.travel bag is included
?

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

AKG K701
Fostex TH610

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

45000Hz

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

5Hz

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

98dB/mW

4.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

25 Ohms

5.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 K701
Fostex TH610
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

55mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Fostex TH610
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
Fostex TH610

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