55points

AKG Q 701

47points

Shure SRH240A

Comparison winner
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AKG Q 701 vs Shure SRH240A

AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A
55
points
AKG Q 701
47
points
Shure SRH240A

Why is AKG Q 701 better than Shure SRH240A?

  • 19800Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39800Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 4m longer cable
    ?

    6mvs2m
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Shure SRH240A better than AKG Q 701?

  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    107dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 24 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    38 Ohmsvs62 Ohms
  • 54g lighter
    181gvs235g

Price comparison

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 Q 701
Shure SRH240A
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 Q 701
Shure SRH240A
3.has a detachable cable
?

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

AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

235g

181g

5.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

6m

2m

6.has a straight plug
?

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

AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A

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-Z1R

120000Hz

39800Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

10Hz

20Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

105dB/mW

107dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A
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

62 Ohms

38 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

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 Q 701
Shure SRH240A

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A

Features

1.has an in-line control panel
?

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

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

AKG Q 701
Shure SRH240A

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