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AKG Acoustics K-240 Semi Open Studio Headphones Reviews

adridu59

Great headphones all-around, solid construction!

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Pros: Build quality, Warm and well-balanced sound, Ergonomics, Detachable mini-XLR cable.

Cons: No issue I can think of. These headphones beats higher-end ones.

Note: this review will be a bit oriented as a comparison with the AD700 considering that it is a reference in its class and that is the only other decent headphones I've owned. I got these on Amazon for $87 to replace my broken AD700s, and I must say that they are not only cheap (they dropped to $78 lately!) but the sound is great, and warm (but not too much). The new MKII model changed practically nothing (well new looks and an additional cable and pair of earpads) and costs $55+ more, that's why I chose this one. Overall, sound is pretty well balanced, and bass is just fine (I found that the AD700's were lacking a bit...), also I like very much the fact that they are semi-open:...
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