43points

AKG K72

47points

Sennheiser HD 429s

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AKG K72 vs Sennheiser HD 429s

AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s
43
points
AKG K72
47
points
Sennheiser HD 429s

Why is AKG K72 better than Sennheiser HD 429s?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
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    16Hzvs18Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    112dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 19g lighter
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    200gvs219g
  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m

Why is Sennheiser HD 429s better than AKG K72?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
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    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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Price comparison

AKG K72

ProductStorePrice
AKG K72 AmazonAkg K72 Closed-Back Studio Headphones
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$49.00
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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$47.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s
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 429s
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.weight

200g

219g

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.
4.cable length

3m

1.2m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
5.has a straight plug
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sound quality

1.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.
2.highest frequency

20000Hz

22000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s
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

110dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

32 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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s
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.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s
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 429s
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 an in-line control panel
AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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