57points
42points

AKG K702

47points
25points

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition

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Cost-effectiveness winner
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Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
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AKG K702 vs Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition

AKG K702
Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
57
points
AKG K702
47
points
Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition

Why is AKG K702 better than Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition?

  • 4800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs35000Hz
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 188 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    62 Ohmsvs250 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 55g lighter
    235gvs290g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition better than AKG K702?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

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Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
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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
Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
2.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
Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

290g

4.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K702
Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K702
Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K702
Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition

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

35000Hz

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

5Hz

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.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

250 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 K702
Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition

Connectivity

1.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 K702
Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition

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