49points
55points

AKG K72

44points
46points

Sennheiser HD 300

AKG K72
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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30 facts in comparison

AKG K72 vs Sennheiser HD 300

AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
49
points
AKG K72
44
points
Sennheiser HD 300

Why is AKG K72 better than Sennheiser HD 300?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
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    16Hzvs18Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has included ear pads
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  • 1.6m longer cable
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    3mvs1.4m
  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sennheiser HD 300 better than AKG K72?

  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    118dB/mWvs112dB/mW
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
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    18 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 18g lighter
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    182gvs200g
  • Can be folded
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

AKG K72

ProductStorePrice
AKG K72 AmazonAkg K72 Closed-Back Studio Headphones
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$58.90
AKG K72 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K72 Over-Ear, Closed-Back,...AKG Pro Audio K72 Over-Ear, Closed-Back, Studio Headphones, Matte Black
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$39.00
AKG K72 walmartAKG Pro Audio K72 Closed-Back Studio Hea...AKG Pro Audio K72 Closed-Back Studio Headphone
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$67.29

Sennheiser HD 300

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 300 AmazonSennheiser HD 300 Closed Back, Around Ea...Sennheiser HD 300 Closed Back, Around Ear Headphone
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$49.95
Sennheiser HD 300 walmartSennheiser Headphones HD 300 PRO Over-Th...Sennheiser Headphones HD 300 PRO Over-The-Ear Headphones, Black
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$199.95
Sennheiser HD 300 aliexpress508288 HD 300 Pro headphones closed, Sen...508288 HD 300 Pro headphones closed, Sennheiser
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$224.48

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
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 K72
Sennheiser HD 300
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 K72
Sennheiser HD 300
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat-resistant
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

200g

182g

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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

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

16Hz

18Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

112dB/mW

118dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.has active noise-canceling (noise control)
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
6.impedance

32 Ohms

18 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.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.has an in-line control panel
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
4.Has voice prompts
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
5.has voice commands
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
6.has a mute function
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 300
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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