40points

AKG K701

39points

Philips SHP8000

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15 facts in comparison

AKG K701 vs Philips SHP8000

AKG K701
Philips SHP8000
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AKG K701
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Philips SHP8000

Why is AKG K701 better than Philips SHP8000?

  • 15800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs24000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs15Hz
  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • 59.5g lighter
    235gvs294.5g
  • 5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs40mm
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Philips SHP8000 better than AKG K701?

  • 30 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs62 Ohms

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
Philips SHP8000
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
Philips SHP8000
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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

AKG K701
Philips SHP8000
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

294.5g

5.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
Philips SHP8000
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

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

15Hz

3.sound pressure level
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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.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

5.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

40mm

Connectivity

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Philips SHP8000
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
Philips SHP8000

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