AKG K701 vs Sennheiser HD 599

K701 vs HD 599 comparison chart

Overall
AKG K701
7
Sennheiser HD 599
7.5
6
7

AKG K701 vs Sennheiser HD 599 review

AKG K701
vs
Sennheiser HD 599

What are the main differences between the AKG K701 vs Sennheiser HD 599 and which headphones is better for you considering specs and features? K701 has a total rating of 7 out of 10 vs 7.5 out of 10 for HD 599.

Advantages AKG K701 over Sennheiser HD 599

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 10Hz vs 12Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 40KHz vs 38KHz
  • Less weight: 8.3oz vs 8.8oz

Advantages Sennheiser HD 599 over AKG K701

  • Higher sensitivity: 106dB vs 105dB
  • Detachable cable
Votes 4 4
Rating 3.7 3.7
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Common

Product

AKG K701
Sennheiser HD 599

Model

K701
HD 599

Brand

AKG
Sennheiser

Reviews

1035
1106

General

Wearing style

over ear
over ear

Enclosure

open back
open back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

Impedance, Ohm

62
50

Frequency response, Hz

10Hz-40KHz
12Hz-38KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.1

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

105
106

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

235/8.3
250/8.8

Comfort

Adjustable headband

Foldable

Noise cancelling

Active noise cancelling

Adjustable noise cancelling level

Microphone

Built-in microphone

In-line microphone

Detachable microphone

Cables

Detachable cable

Audio cable length, cm/ft

300/9.8
300/9.8

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

App control

Control functions

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

has not
has not

Bluetooth version

has not
has not

aptX

has not
has not

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

has not
has not

Bluetooth profiles

has not
has not

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

has not
has not

Battery life, hrs

has not
has not

Charging time, hrs

has not
has not

Charging port

has not
has not

Charging cable

has not
has not

Speed charge

has not
has not

Battery free listening mode

has not
has not

Battery level indicator

has not
has not

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

has not
has not

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

AKG K701
Sennheiser HD 599
AKG K701
Sennheiser HD 599

Headphones CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7
  • 7.5
  • 7AKG K701
  • 7.5Sennheiser HD 599

The Sennheiser HD 599 is better headphones in this comparison - check Sennheiser HD 599 price.

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