55points

AKG K872

51points

Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)

Comparison winner
AKG K872
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)
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20 facts in comparison

AKG K872 vs Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)

AKG K872
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)
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AKG K872
51
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Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)

Why is AKG K872 better than Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)?

  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    54000Hzvs50000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 564 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    36 Ohmsvs600 Ohms
  • 50g lighter
    390gvs440g

Why is Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation) better than AKG K872?

  • 14dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    126dB/mWvs112dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • 4 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    5vs1
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Price comparison

AKG K872

ProductStorePrice
AKG K872 AmazonAKG Pro Audio Superior Reference Headpho...AKG Pro Audio Superior Reference Headphone (3458X00010)
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$1,499.00
AKG K872 AmazonK701 Open%2DBack Reference Class Stereo ...K701 Open%2DBack Reference Class Stereo Headphones with Varimotion and Flat%2DWire Voice Coil Technology
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$194.00
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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$308.30
AKG K872 AmazonSennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...Sennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
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$1,599.95
AKG K872 AmazonAKG Pro Audio Professional Headphones, B...AKG Pro Audio Professional Headphones, Black, 1/4" to 1/8" (K702)
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$189.99
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 AmazonAKG K92 Closed-Back Studio Headphones w/...AKG K92 Closed-Back Studio Headphones w/Holder and Extension Cable
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$59.00
AKG K872 AmazonAKG Pro Audio AKB K92 CLOSED-BACK HEADPH...AKG Pro Audio AKB K92 CLOSED-BACK HEADPHONES
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$53.88
AKG K872 AmazonAKG K52 Headphones
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$49.99

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.

AKG K872
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)
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
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)
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
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

390g

440g

5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K872
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG K872
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

54000Hz

50000Hz

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

5Hz

5Hz

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

126dB/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
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)
5.impedance
?

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

36 Ohms

600 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 K872
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)

Connectivity

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG K872
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)
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
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)

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

Beats Solo Pro

AKG K872
Beyerdynamic T1 (2nd Generation)
2.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

1

5

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