56points

AKG K872

67points

Ultrasone Signature Pro

AKG K872
Ultrasone Signature Pro
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20 facts in comparison

AKG K872 vs Ultrasone Signature Pro

AKG K872
Ultrasone Signature Pro
56
points
AKG K872
67
points
Ultrasone Signature Pro

Why is AKG K872 better than Ultrasone Signature Pro?

  • 12000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    54000Hzvs42000Hz
  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs8Hz
  • 14dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs40mm
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Ultrasone Signature Pro better than AKG K872?

  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs36 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 90g lighter
    300gvs390g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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. Show more

AKG K872
Ultrasone Signature Pro
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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
Ultrasone Signature Pro
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
Ultrasone Signature Pro
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

390g

300g

5.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

AKG K872
Ultrasone Signature Pro
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.

AKG K872
Ultrasone Signature Pro

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-Z1

120000Hz

54000Hz

42000Hz

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

8Hz

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

98dB/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
Ultrasone Signature Pro
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

36 Ohms

32 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 M1060

106mm

53mm

40mm

Connectivity

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

For example

Skullcandy Vert

AKG K872
Ultrasone Signature Pro
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
Ultrasone Signature Pro

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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

Skullcandy Vert

AKG K872
Ultrasone Signature Pro

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