55points
41points

AKG K702

46points
49points

AKG K72

Comparison winner
AKG K702
Cost-effectiveness winner
AKG K72
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19 facts in comparison

AKG K702 vs AKG K72

AKG K702
AKG K72
55
points
AKG K702
46
points
AKG K72

Why is AKG K702 better than AKG K72?

  • 19800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs20000Hz
  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs16Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs40mm
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is AKG K72 better than AKG K702?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 30 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • 35g lighter
    200gvs235g

Price comparison

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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 K702
AKG K72
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 K702
AKG K72
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 K702
AKG K72
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

200g

5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K702
AKG K72
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K702
AKG K72

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

16Hz

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

112dB/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 K702
AKG K72
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 K702
AKG K72

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K702
AKG K72
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 K702
AKG K72

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 K702
AKG K72

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