39points

AKG K701

45points

Philips SHP9500S

AKG K701
Philips SHP9500S
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16 facts in comparison

AKG K701 vs Philips SHP9500S

AKG K701
Philips SHP9500S

Why is AKG K701 better than Philips SHP9500S?

  • 4800Hz higher high-frequency
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    39800Hzvs35000Hz
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    105dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 95g lighter
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    235gvs330g
  • 1.5m longer cable
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    3mvs1.5m

Why is Philips SHP9500S better than AKG K701?

  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
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    6Hzvs10Hz
  • 30 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 5mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs45mm

Price comparison

Philips SHP9500S

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$62.99

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K701
Philips SHP9500S
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 SHP9500S
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 SHP9500S
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

235g

330g

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.
5.can be folded
AKG K701
Philips SHP9500S
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.cable length

3m

1.5m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

6Hz

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

35000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.sound pressure level

105dB/mW

102dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
4.impedance

62 Ohms

32 Ohms

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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K701
Philips SHP9500S
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.driver unit size

45mm

50mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K701
Philips SHP9500S
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K701
Philips SHP9500S
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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