40points

AKG K701

53points

Sennheiser HD 461

AKG K701
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18 facts in comparison

AKG K701 vs Sennheiser HD 461

AKG K701
Sennheiser HD 461
40
points
AKG K701
53
points
Sennheiser HD 461

Why is AKG K701 better than Sennheiser HD 461?

  • 17300Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs22500Hz
  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs17Hz
  • 1.6m longer cable
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    3mvs1.4m
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Sennheiser HD 461 better than AKG K701?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 30 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

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
Sennheiser HD 461
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
Sennheiser HD 461
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
Sennheiser HD 461
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
Sennheiser HD 461
5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

1.4m

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

AKG K701
Sennheiser HD 461

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

22500Hz

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

17Hz

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

112dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

AKG K701
Sennheiser HD 461
5.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

6.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

AKG K701
Sennheiser HD 461

Connectivity

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Sennheiser HD 461
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
Sennheiser HD 461

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
Sennheiser HD 461
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
Sennheiser HD 461
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

2

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