35points

AKG K72

36points

Skullcandy Stim

AKG K72
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AKG K72 vs Skullcandy Stim

AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim

Why is AKG K72 better than Skullcandy Stim?

  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
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    16Hzvs20Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m

Why is Skullcandy Stim better than AKG K72?

  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 82g lighter
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    118gvs200g
  • 1 years more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    2 yearsvs1 years
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an on-ear form
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Price comparison

AKG K72

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AKG K72 amazonAkg K72 Closed-Back Studio Headphones
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$46
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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$43
AKG K72 walmartAKG Pro Audio K72 Over-Ear Closed-Back ...AKG Pro Audio K72 Over-Ear Closed-Back Studio Headphones Matte Black
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$71
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$9.58
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Design

1.weight

200g

118g

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.
2.has a detachable cable
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.can be folded
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
4.has a tangle free cable
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
5.travel bag is included
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an open-back design
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
7.is dustproof and water-resistant
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
8.sweat resistance
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

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

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
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.sound pressure level

112dB/mW

112dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
7.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
8.has passive noise reduction
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Power

1.Battery life

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (AKG K72)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Skullcandy Stim)

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.charge time

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The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a battery level indicator
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has wireless charging
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
6.battery power

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Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
7.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
8.has a removable battery
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

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

Features

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.has ambient sound mode
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
Ambient sound mode uses microphones to pass through ambient noises so that they can still be heard. It’s useful when you want to listen to music but also be aware of what’s happening around you, for example when you’re jogging but still want to be able to hear traffic.
3.has in/on-ear detection
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
Sensors can detect when they are removed from your ears so that the music is paused, saving battery life.
4.number of microphones

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1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
5.has a mute function
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.control panel placed on a device
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
7.can be used as a headset
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
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.
8.Has an in-line control panel
AKG K72
Skullcandy Stim
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
9.warranty period

1 years

2 years

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction. Note: This may vary by region.

Price comparison

AKG K72

ProductStorePrice
AKG K72 amazonAkg K72 Closed-Back Studio Headphones
amazon logo
$46
AKG K72 amazonAKG Pro Audio K72 Over-Ear, Closed-Back,...AKG Pro Audio K72 Over-Ear, Closed-Back, Studio Headphones, Matte Black
amazon logo
$43
AKG K72 walmartAKG Pro Audio K72 Over-Ear Closed-Back ...AKG Pro Audio K72 Over-Ear Closed-Back Studio Headphones Matte Black
walmart logo
$71
AKG K72 aliexpressKQTFT Protein skin Velvet Replacement Ea...KQTFT Protein skin Velvet Replacement EarPads for AKG K72 Headphones Ear Pads Parts Earmuff Cover Cushion Cups
aliexpress logo
$9.58
AKG K72 aliexpressNew AKG K72 wired head-mounted professio...New AKG K72 wired head-mounted professional monitor headset sound engineer HiFi music headphone for smartphone windows MacOS
aliexpress logo
$133
AKG K72 aliexpressProtein Skin Replacement Foam Ear Pads C...Protein Skin Replacement Foam Ear Pads Cushions Quality Round Ear Pad for AKG K52 K72 K92 k240 Headphones
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$5.55

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