46points

AKG K72

48points

Sennheiser HD 429s

AKG K72
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AKG K72 vs Sennheiser HD 429s

AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s
46
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AKG K72
48
points
Sennheiser HD 429s

Why is AKG K72 better than Sennheiser HD 429s?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    16Hzvs18Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 19g lighter
    200gvs219g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m

Why is Sennheiser HD 429s better than AKG K72?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

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.

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Sennheiser HD 429s
2.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
Sennheiser HD 429s
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

200g

219g

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

AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s
5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

1.2m

6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

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Sennheiser HD 429s

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

18Hz

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

112dB/mW

110dB/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.

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Sennheiser HD 429s
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

32 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 K72
Sennheiser HD 429s

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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Sennheiser HD 429s
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.

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Sennheiser HD 429s

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s
2.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

AKG K72
Sennheiser HD 429s

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