56points
46points

AKG K702

48points
50points

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

Comparison winner
AKG K702
Cost-effectiveness winner
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
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AKG K702 vs Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

AKG K702
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
56
points
AKG K702
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

Why is AKG K702 better than Audio-Technica ATH-M20x?

  • 19800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs20000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs15Hz
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

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

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M20x better than AKG K702?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 15 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    47 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • 45g lighter
    190gvs235g

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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
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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.

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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.

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4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

190g

5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K702
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K702
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

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

15Hz

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

96dB/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
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
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

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4 Ohms

62 Ohms

47 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
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

Connectivity

1.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
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x

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