40points

AKG K701

65points

Sony MDR-1AM2

AKG K701
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35 facts in comparison

AKG K701 vs Sony MDR-1AM2

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2
40
points
AKG K701
65
points
Sony MDR-1AM2

Why is AKG K701 better than Sony MDR-1AM2?

  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 5.13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs39.87mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-1AM2 better than AKG K701?

  • 60200Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    100000Hzvs39800Hz
  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs10Hz
  • 46 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 47.89g lighter
    187.11gvs235g
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

Price comparison

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
Sony MDR-1AM2
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
Sony MDR-1AM2
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
Sony MDR-1AM2
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

187.11g

5.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2
6.can be folded
?

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

For example

JBL T460BT

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

100000Hz

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

3Hz

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

98dB/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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2
5.impedance
?

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

16 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2
3.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2
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
Sony MDR-1AM2
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2
2.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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2
3.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

AKG K701
Sony MDR-1AM2

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