40points
24points

AKG K701

46points
30points

JBL Synchros S400BT

AKG K701
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AKG K701 vs JBL Synchros S400BT

AKG K701
JBL Synchros S400BT
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AKG K701
46
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JBL Synchros S400BT

Why is AKG K701 better than JBL Synchros S400BT?

  • 17800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs22000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs40mm
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is JBL Synchros S400BT better than AKG K701?

  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    115dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

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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
JBL Synchros S400BT
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
JBL Synchros S400BT
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
JBL Synchros S400BT
4.can be folded
?

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

AKG K701
JBL Synchros S400BT
5.has an on-ear form
?

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

AKG K701
JBL Synchros S400BT
6.has a straight plug
?

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

AKG K701
JBL Synchros S400BT

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

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

10Hz

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

115dB/mW

4.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.

AKG K701
JBL Synchros S400BT
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
JBL Synchros S400BT

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
?

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

AKG K701
JBL Synchros S400BT

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