35points

AKG K701

43points

Philips Fidelio X3

AKG K701
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Philips Fidelio X3
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AKG K701 vs Philips Fidelio X3

AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3

Why is AKG K701 better than Philips Fidelio X3?

  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    105dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 145g lighter
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    235gvs380g

Why is Philips Fidelio X3 better than AKG K701?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs10Hz
  • 200Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs39800Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 32 Ohms lower impedance
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    30 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • 5mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs45mm

Price comparison

AKG K701

ProductStorePrice
AKG K701 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K701 Over-Ear, Open-Back, ...AKG Pro Audio K701 Over-Ear, Open-Back, Flat-Wire, Reference Studio Headphones, White
Amazon logo
$238.99
AKG K701 AmazonAKG K 701 Ultra Reference Class Stereo H...AKG K 701 Ultra Reference Class Stereo Headphone Level 1
Amazon logo
$218.48
AKG K701 aliexpressOriginal 90% New AKG K701 ACG Profession...Original 90% New AKG K701 ACG Professional Recording Studio Monitor Recording Headphones Wired HIFI Headset
aliexpress logo
$168.96
AKG K701 aliexpressAKG K701 ACG Professional Recording Stud...AKG K701 ACG Professional Recording Studio Monitor Recording Headphones Wired HIFI Headset
aliexpress logo
$151.80
AKG K701 aliexpressHand Woven Pure ExtraFine Merino Wool He...Hand Woven Pure ExtraFine Merino Wool Headband Cushion For AKG Q701 K701 K702 K712 K601 K603 K612 Headphone Top Head Band
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$9.21
AKG K701 aliexpressOriginal AKG K701 Professional Monitor H...Original AKG K701 Professional Monitor Headphones ACG Wired Hifi Headset Studio Recording HD Headphones Game Music Earphones
aliexpress logo
$269.99
AKG K701 aliexpressOriginal AKG K701 Professional Monitor H...Original AKG K701 Professional Monitor Headphones ACG Wired Hifi Headset Studio Recording HD Headphones Game Music Earphones
aliexpress logo
$269.99

Philips Fidelio X3

Buy used:

$198.00

ProductStorePrice
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-B...Philips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones, Multi-Layer 50mm diaphragms, Hi-Res Certified, Premium Finishing - Hear The Difference
Amazon logo
$320.47
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
Amazon logo
$148.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers (Black) + NeeGo Attachable Microphone for Headphones - Gaming and Communication
Amazon logo
$159.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips X2HR Fidelio Over Ear Headphone,...Philips X2HR Fidelio Over Ear Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$159.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio L2 Over-Ear Open-A...Philips Audio Fidelio L2 Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 40mm Drivers- Black
Amazon logo
$99.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Fidelio L2 Over-ear Premium Port...Philips Fidelio L2 Over-ear Premium Portable Headphones with In-line Mic, Noise Isolation, Hi-Res - Black/Orange (L2BO)
Amazon logo
$99.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone...Philips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone, Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$159.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Performance PH802 Wireless Bluet...Philips Performance PH802 Wireless Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones Noise Isolation Stereo with Hi-Res Audio, up to 30 Hours Playtime with Rapid Charge (TAPH802BK)
Amazon logo
$69.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips SHP9600 Wired, Over-Ear, Headpho...Philips SHP9600 Wired, Over-Ear, Headphones, Comfort Fit, Open-Back 50 mm Neodymium Drivers (Black) + NeeGo Attachable Microphone for Headphones - Gaming and Communication
Amazon logo
$129.99
Philips Fidelio X3 aliexpress4.4mm Upgrade BALANCED Audio Cable For P...4.4mm Upgrade BALANCED Audio Cable For Philips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones
aliexpress logo
$45.99
Philips Fidelio X3 aliexpress3.5mm Upgrade OCC Audio Cable For Philip...3.5mm Upgrade OCC Audio Cable For Philips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones
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$40.99
Philips Fidelio X3 aliexpressDual 3.5mm OCC Upgrade Audio Cable For P...Dual 3.5mm OCC Upgrade Audio Cable For Philips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones
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$25.99
Philips Fidelio X3 aliexpress2.5mm BALANCED Upgrade OCC Audio Cable F...2.5mm BALANCED Upgrade OCC Audio Cable For Philips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones
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$40.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
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.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

235g

380g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Sound quality

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

39800Hz

40000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.sound pressure level

105dB/mW

100dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.supports Wi-Fi
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
6.has a mute function
AKG K701
Philips Fidelio X3
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Price comparison

AKG K701

ProductStorePrice
AKG K701 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K701 Over-Ear, Open-Back, ...AKG Pro Audio K701 Over-Ear, Open-Back, Flat-Wire, Reference Studio Headphones, White
Amazon logo
$238.99
AKG K701 AmazonAKG K 701 Ultra Reference Class Stereo H...AKG K 701 Ultra Reference Class Stereo Headphone Level 1
Amazon logo
$218.48
AKG K701 aliexpressOriginal 90% New AKG K701 ACG Profession...Original 90% New AKG K701 ACG Professional Recording Studio Monitor Recording Headphones Wired HIFI Headset
aliexpress logo
$168.96
AKG K701 aliexpressAKG K701 ACG Professional Recording Stud...AKG K701 ACG Professional Recording Studio Monitor Recording Headphones Wired HIFI Headset
aliexpress logo
$151.80
AKG K701 aliexpressHand Woven Pure ExtraFine Merino Wool He...Hand Woven Pure ExtraFine Merino Wool Headband Cushion For AKG Q701 K701 K702 K712 K601 K603 K612 Headphone Top Head Band
aliexpress logo
$9.21
AKG K701 aliexpressOriginal AKG K701 Professional Monitor H...Original AKG K701 Professional Monitor Headphones ACG Wired Hifi Headset Studio Recording HD Headphones Game Music Earphones
aliexpress logo
$269.99
AKG K701 aliexpressOriginal AKG K701 Professional Monitor H...Original AKG K701 Professional Monitor Headphones ACG Wired Hifi Headset Studio Recording HD Headphones Game Music Earphones
aliexpress logo
$269.99

Philips Fidelio X3

Buy used:

$198.00

ProductStorePrice
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-B...Philips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones, Multi-Layer 50mm diaphragms, Hi-Res Certified, Premium Finishing - Hear The Difference
Amazon logo
$320.47
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
Amazon logo
$148.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open...Philips Audio Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers (Black) + NeeGo Attachable Microphone for Headphones - Gaming and Communication
Amazon logo
$159.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips X2HR Fidelio Over Ear Headphone,...Philips X2HR Fidelio Over Ear Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$159.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Audio Fidelio L2 Over-Ear Open-A...Philips Audio Fidelio L2 Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 40mm Drivers- Black
Amazon logo
$99.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Fidelio L2 Over-ear Premium Port...Philips Fidelio L2 Over-ear Premium Portable Headphones with In-line Mic, Noise Isolation, Hi-Res - Black/Orange (L2BO)
Amazon logo
$99.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone...Philips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone, Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$159.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips Performance PH802 Wireless Bluet...Philips Performance PH802 Wireless Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones Noise Isolation Stereo with Hi-Res Audio, up to 30 Hours Playtime with Rapid Charge (TAPH802BK)
Amazon logo
$69.99
Philips Fidelio X3 AmazonPhilips SHP9600 Wired, Over-Ear, Headpho...Philips SHP9600 Wired, Over-Ear, Headphones, Comfort Fit, Open-Back 50 mm Neodymium Drivers (Black) + NeeGo Attachable Microphone for Headphones - Gaming and Communication
Amazon logo
$129.99
Philips Fidelio X3 aliexpress4.4mm Upgrade BALANCED Audio Cable For P...4.4mm Upgrade BALANCED Audio Cable For Philips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones
aliexpress logo
$45.99
Philips Fidelio X3 aliexpress3.5mm Upgrade OCC Audio Cable For Philip...3.5mm Upgrade OCC Audio Cable For Philips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones
aliexpress logo
$40.99
Philips Fidelio X3 aliexpressDual 3.5mm OCC Upgrade Audio Cable For P...Dual 3.5mm OCC Upgrade Audio Cable For Philips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones
aliexpress logo
$25.99
Philips Fidelio X3 aliexpress2.5mm BALANCED Upgrade OCC Audio Cable F...2.5mm BALANCED Upgrade OCC Audio Cable For Philips Fidelio X3 Wired Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones
aliexpress logo
$40.99

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