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AKG K 172 HD

AKG K 172 HD
alaScore 76

12 reviews

Jan, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of AKG K 172 HD. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. People are impressed by the price and bass quality. The design and usability are also appreciated, whereas comments are divided on the portability.

sound, usability, design, bass quality, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the AKG K 172 HD is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of AKG K 172 HD from The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Reviewers really like the usability. The sound is also appreciated, but there are some critical opinions about the portability.

sound, usability


50% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: AKG K172HD Hi-Def Closed-Back Studio-Quality Headphones


Product Specifications

All the sound. None of the Noise. Designed specifically for monitoring audio sources in noisy environments, K 172 HD headphones combine all the sound-attenuating characteristics of a closed-back configuration with the comfort of an on-ear design. Lightweight and extremely rugged, with a self-adjusting band that can be worn over or behind the head, K 172 HD headphones are engineered to play loud and long with no sound leakage. AKG has been delivering the equipment movie and broadcasting professionals rely on for more than 60 years. K 172 HD continues the tradition.

Audio Output

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphones Form Factor:Ear-cup
Headphones Type:Binaural
Product Type:Headphones
Response Bandwidth:18 - 26000Hz
Sound Output Mode:Stereo

Audio System

Recommended Use:Home audio system

Dimensions & Weight



Manufacturer:Harman International Industries
Model:K 172 HD
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:AKG

Remote Control

Type: None