48points

AKG K712

65points

Shure SRH940

AKG K712
Shure SRH940
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AKG K712 vs Shure SRH940

AKG K712
Shure SRH940
48
points
AKG K712
65
points
Shure SRH940

Why is AKG K712 better than Shure SRH940?

  • 9800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs30000Hz
  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 87g lighter
    235gvs322g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Shure SRH940 better than AKG K712?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 20 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    42 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

AKG K712
Shure SRH940
2.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 K712
Shure SRH940
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

AKG K712
Shure SRH940
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

322g

5.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K712
Shure SRH940
6.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 K712
Shure SRH940

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

39800Hz

30000Hz

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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

5Hz

3.sound pressure level
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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

100dB/mW

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

AKG K712
Shure SRH940
5.impedance
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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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

62 Ohms

42 Ohms

6.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 K712
Shure SRH940

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 K712
Shure SRH940

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