41points
24points

AKG K701

66points
50points

Sony WF-SP700N

AKG K701
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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AKG K701 vs Sony WF-SP700N

AKG K701
Sony WF-SP700N
41
points
AKG K701
66
points
Sony WF-SP700N

Why is AKG K701 better than Sony WF-SP700N?

  • 19800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 39mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs6mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony WF-SP700N better than AKG K701?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 227.4g lighter
    7.6gvs235g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?

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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 WF-SP700N
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 WF-SP700N
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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

AKG K701
Sony WF-SP700N
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

7.6g

5.sweat resistant
?

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

AKG K701
Sony WF-SP700N
6.can be folded
?

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

For example

JBL T460BT

AKG K701
Sony WF-SP700N

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

20000Hz

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

20Hz

3.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.

AKG K701
Sony WF-SP700N
4.has a neodymium magnet
?

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 WF-SP700N
5.driver unit size
?

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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG K701
Sony WF-SP700N

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K701
Sony WF-SP700N
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 WF-SP700N
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.

AKG K701
Sony WF-SP700N

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.

AKG K701
Sony WF-SP700N
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.

AKG K701
Sony WF-SP700N

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