40points
24points

AKG K701

64points
11points

Ultrasone Signature Pro

Cost-effectiveness winner
AKG K701
Comparison winner
Ultrasone Signature Pro
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AKG K701 vs Ultrasone Signature Pro

AKG K701
Ultrasone Signature Pro
40
points
AKG K701
64
points
Ultrasone Signature Pro

Why is AKG K701 better than Ultrasone Signature Pro?

  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 65g lighter
    235gvs300g
  • 5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs40mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Ultrasone Signature Pro better than AKG K701?

  • 2200Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    42000Hzvs39800Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    8Hzvs10Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 30 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

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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
Ultrasone Signature Pro
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
Ultrasone Signature Pro
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
Ultrasone Signature Pro
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

300g

5.can be folded
?

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

AKG K701
Ultrasone Signature Pro
6.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K701
Ultrasone Signature Pro

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

42000Hz

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

8Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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
?

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

AKG K701
Ultrasone Signature Pro
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

32 Ohms

6.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
Ultrasone Signature Pro

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K701
Ultrasone Signature Pro
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
Ultrasone Signature Pro

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