AKG K72Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
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AKG K72 vs Audio-Technica ATH-W5000: 20 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

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

2. lowest frequency

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

3. weight

140g lighter.

4. has sound isolation / 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 K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
49% have it

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.

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 K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
35% have it

7. sound pressure level

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

8. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
73% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
26% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
31% have it

11. driver unit size

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

12. is used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
34% have it

13. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
44% have it

14. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
74% have it

15. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
55% have it

16. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
15% have it

17. 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.
AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
42% have it

18. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
65% have it

19. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

20. 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 K72
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
87% have it

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