37points

AKG K712

42points

Shure SRH1840

AKG K712
Shure SRH1840
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14 facts in comparison

AKG K712 vs Shure SRH1840

AKG K712
Shure SRH1840

Why is AKG K712 better than Shure SRH1840?

  • 9800Hz higher high-frequency
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    39800Hzvs30000Hz
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    105dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 3 Ohms lower impedance
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    62 Ohmsvs65 Ohms
  • 33g lighter
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    235gvs268g
  • 0.9m longer cable
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    3mvs2.1m

Why is Shure SRH1840 better than AKG K712?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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Price comparison

Shure SRH1840

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Shure SRH1840 AmazonShure SRH440 Professional Studio Headpho...Shure SRH440 Professional Studio Headphones
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$79.00
Shure SRH1840 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.95
Shure SRH1840 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$399.99
Shure SRH1840 AmazonShure SRH440-A Headphones(International ...Shure SRH440-A Headphones(International Version)
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$148.55
Shure SRH1840 AmazonShure SRH145 Portable Collapsible Closed...Shure SRH145 Portable Collapsible Closed-Back Headphones
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$18.63
Shure SRH1840 AmazonShure (Sure) Portable headphones SRH145-...Shure (Sure) Portable headphones SRH145-A
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$112.51

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K712
Shure SRH1840
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
AKG K712
Shure SRH1840
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.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG K712
Shure SRH1840
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

235g

268g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.travel bag is included
AKG K712
Shure SRH1840
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.cable length

3m

2.1m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

10Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

39800Hz

30000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.sound pressure level

105dB/mW

96dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
4.impedance

62 Ohms

65 Ohms

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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K712
Shure SRH1840
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K712
Shure SRH1840
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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