54points

AKG K872

65points

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x

AKG K872
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x
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23 facts in comparison

AKG K872 vs Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x

AKG K872
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x
54
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AKG K872
65
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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x

Why is AKG K872 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x?

  • 34000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    54000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs106dB/mW
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs40mm
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x better than AKG K872?

  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 3 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    33 Ohmsvs36 Ohms
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 198g lighter
    192gvs390g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Price comparison

AKG K872

ProductStorePrice
AKG K872 AmazonAKG Pro Audio Superior Reference Headpho...AKG Pro Audio Superior Reference Headphone, Black (3458X00010)
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$1,316.08
AKG K872 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K712 PRO Over-Ear Open Ref...AKG Pro Audio K712 PRO Over-Ear Open Reference Studio Headphones
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$288.93
AKG K872 AmazonAKG Pro Audio Professional Headphones, B...AKG Pro Audio Professional Headphones, Black, 1/4" to 1/8" (K702)
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$160.48
AKG K872 AmazonAKG K 701 Ultra Reference Class Stereo H...AKG K 701 Ultra Reference Class Stereo Headphone Level 1
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$193.04
AKG K872 Amazonbeyerdynamic T1 2nd Generation Audiophil...beyerdynamic T1 2nd Generation Audiophile Stereo Headphones with Dynamic Semi-Open Design (Silver)
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$732.49
AKG K872 AmazonAKG K240STUDIO Semi-Open Over-Ear Profes...AKG K240STUDIO Semi-Open Over-Ear Professional Studio Headphones
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$60.40
AKG K872 AmazonSennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...Sennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
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$1,689.00
AKG K872 AmazonAKG K240 Studio Semi-Open Over-Ear Profe...AKG K240 Studio Semi-Open Over-Ear Professional Studio Headphones with Knox Gear Headphone Amplifier
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$79.99
AKG K872 AmazonSennheiser HD 800 Reference Dynamic Head...Sennheiser HD 800 Reference Dynamic Headphone
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$1,999.00
AKG K872 AmazonAKG K52 Headphones
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$34.42

Design

1.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. Show more

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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x
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 K872
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

AKG K872
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

390g

192g

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

AKG K872
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x
6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

54000Hz

20000Hz

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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

20Hz

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

106dB/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.

AKG K872
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

36 Ohms

33 Ohms

6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

53mm

40mm

Power

1.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K872
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x
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.

AKG K872
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x
3.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

AKG K872
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x

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.

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

AKG K872
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27x

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