48points

AKG Q 701

42points

Shure SRH240A

AKG Q 701
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15 facts in comparison

AKG Q 701 vs Shure SRH240A

AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A

Why is AKG Q 701 better than Shure SRH240A?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 19800Hz higher high-frequency
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    39800Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 4m longer cable
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    6mvs2m
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Shure SRH240A better than AKG Q 701?

  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    107dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 24 Ohms lower impedance
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    38 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • 54g lighter
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    181gvs235g

Price comparison

AKG Q 701

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AKG Q 701 AmazonAKG Q701 Quincy Jones Signature On-Ear R...AKG Q701 Quincy Jones Signature On-Ear Reference Headphones (Green)
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$369.99
AKG Q 701 AmazonAKG Q 701 Quincy Jones Signature Referen...AKG Q 701 Quincy Jones Signature Reference-Class Premium Headphones - Black
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$369.99
AKG Q 701 aliexpress1 pair of Stretch Covers Sweat Absorptio...1 pair of Stretch Covers Sweat Absorption Washable Germproof Deodorizing for AKG K701 K702 Q701 Q702 K601 k612 k712 k812 pro
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$4.69
AKG Q 701 aliexpressUniversal Cushion Large Headphone Case B...Universal Cushion Large Headphone Case Box For Sennheiser HD700 HD800 HD650 For AKG K 701 702 Q 701 702 K 601 712 612 Headsets
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$39.48
AKG Q 701 walmartOEM Stereo Headphones w/Microphone for S...OEM Stereo Headphones w/Microphone for Samsung Galaxy S8 S9 S8 Plus S9 Plus Note 8 - Designed by AKG - 100% Original
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$10.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A
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 an over-the-ear form
AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A
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.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

235g

181g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
6.has a straight plug
AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sound quality

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

39800Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A
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

107dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.has a neodymium magnet
AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.impedance

62 Ohms

38 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.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A
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
Shure SRH240A
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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