AKG K72Sony MDR-HW300K
Top 51%660 points
Top 51%
Top 57%579 points
Top 57%
AKG K72
Sony MDR-HW300K
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Top specs and features

AKG K72 vs Sony MDR-HW300K: 18 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.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
22000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
16Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
10Hz

3. weight

10g lighter.
200g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
190g

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
Sony MDR-HW300K
46% have it

5. 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
Sony MDR-HW300K
34% have it

6. 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
Sony MDR-HW300K
72% have it

7. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
AKG K72
Sony MDR-HW300K
39% have it

8. can be 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
Sony MDR-HW300K
38% have it

9. 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.
40mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
40mm

10. 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
Sony MDR-HW300K
42% have it

11. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K72
Sony MDR-HW300K
52% have it

12. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K72
Sony MDR-HW300K
76% have it

13. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
AKG K72
Sony MDR-HW300K
31% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K72
Sony MDR-HW300K
41% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AKG K72
Sony MDR-HW300K
9% have it

17. 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
Sony MDR-HW300K
86% have it

18. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
0.5m

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