41points

AKG K701

44points

JBL J88i

AKG K701
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17 facts in comparison

AKG K701 vs JBL J88i

AKG K701
JBL J88i
41
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AKG K701
44
points
JBL J88i

Why is AKG K701 better than JBL J88i?

  • 15800Hz higher high-frequency
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    39800Hzvs24000Hz
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • 1.7m longer cable
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    3mvs1.3m
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is JBL J88i better than AKG K701?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
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    8Hzvs10Hz
  • 30 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 5mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs45mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Travel bag is included
    ?

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.

AKG K701
JBL J88i
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
JBL J88i
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.

AKG K701
JBL J88i
4.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
JBL J88i
5.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
JBL J88i
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

1.3m

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

24000Hz

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

8Hz

3.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

32 Ohms

4.driver unit size
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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

50mm

Connectivity

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
JBL J88i
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.

AKG K701
JBL J88i

Features

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

AKG K701
JBL J88i
2.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

AKG K701
JBL J88i
3.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

1

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