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8.8

AKG K701 Over-ear Headphone Review

Great for the audiophile who prizes the analytical sound, and has a powerful amp.

October 13, 2011
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Introduction

The AKG K701s are a mid-range set of cans that see wide use in the DJ and mixer community. With a flat frequency response and wide open soundstage, it's not hard to see why. Though these cans aren't as good as studio monitor speakers, they will work in a pinch and not do the same to your head. All-around great cans.

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Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Tour & Design
  3. Sound Quality
  4. Isolation
  5. Comfort
  6. Usability
  7. Sennheiser HD 800 Comparison
  8. Audio Technica ATH-M50 Comparison
  9. Shure SE535 Comparison
  10. Beyerdynamic DT 990 PRO Comparison
  11. Conclusion
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