40points

AKG K701

52points

Sony MH1CBLK

AKG K701
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21 facts in comparison

AKG K701 vs Sony MH1CBLK

AKG K701
Sony MH1CBLK
40
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AKG K701
52
points
Sony MH1CBLK

Why is AKG K701 better than Sony MH1CBLK?

  • 19800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 39mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs6mm
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony MH1CBLK better than AKG K701?

  • 9Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    1Hzvs10Hz
  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    115dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 46 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

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
Sony MH1CBLK
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 MH1CBLK
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
Sony MH1CBLK
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
Sony MH1CBLK
5.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K701
Sony MH1CBLK
6.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K701
Sony MH1CBLK

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

20000Hz

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

1Hz

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

115dB/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

16 Ohms

5.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
Sony MH1CBLK
6.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

6mm

Connectivity

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Sony MH1CBLK
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
Sony MH1CBLK

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
Sony MH1CBLK
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
Sony MH1CBLK

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