59points

AKG Q 701

46points

Sennheiser HD 700

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15 facts in comparison

AKG Q 701 vs Sennheiser HD 700

AKG Q 701
Sennheiser HD 700
AKG Q 701
Sennheiser HD 700
59
points
46
points

Why is AKG Q 701 better than Sennheiser HD 700?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 88 Ohms lower impedance
    62 Ohmsvs150 Ohms
  • 35g lighter
    235gvs270g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector

Why is Sennheiser HD 700 better than AKG Q 701?

  • 4200Hz higher high-frequency
    44000Hzvs39800Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    8Hzvs10Hz

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG Q 701
Sennheiser HD 700

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a detachable cable
AKG Q 701
Sennheiser HD 700

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has an over-the-ear form
AKG Q 701
Sennheiser HD 700

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.

4.weight

235g

270g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has a straight plug
AKG Q 701
Sennheiser HD 700

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

6.cable length

6m

3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

39800Hz

44000Hz

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency

10Hz

8Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG Q 701
Sennheiser HD 700

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

4.sound pressure level

105dB/mW

105dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.impedance

62 Ohms

150 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG Q 701
Sennheiser HD 700

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG Q 701
Sennheiser HD 700

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.has an in-line control panel
AKG Q 701
Sennheiser HD 700

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

For example

AKG N200 Wireless

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