46points
50points

AKG K72

51points
49points

Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

Cost-effectiveness winner
AKG K72
Comparison winner
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
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AKG K72 vs Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
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AKG K72
51
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Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

Why is AKG K72 better than Audio-Technica ATH-M30x?

  • 16dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 15 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs47 Ohms
  • 20g lighter
    200gvs220g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M30x better than AKG K72?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs16Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?

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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 K72
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
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 K72
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

200g

220g

4.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
5.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

3m

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

20000Hz

22000Hz

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

16Hz

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

112dB/mW

96dB/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 K72
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

47 Ohms

6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

40mm

40mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
2.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 K72
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

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