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AKG K 240 Studio Headphones

AKG K 240 Studio Headphones
alaScore 87

1027 reviews

Dec, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1027 reviews of AKG K 240 Studio Headphones. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the usability and bass quality. The comfort and price are also appreciated. There are some critical comments about the reliability.

sound, price, comfort, bass quality, usability

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the AKG K 240 Studio Headphones is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for AKG K 240 Studio Headphones

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 44 user reviews of AKG K 240 Studio Headphones from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the bass quality and durability are generally positive. The comfort and price also get good reviews, but the reliability and design get mixed opinions.

sound, price, comfort, durability, bass quality

98% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: AKG K240 MKII Semi-Open Circumaural Studio HeadphonesAKG K 240 Studio Headphones,Wired

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Amazon.com review summary for AKG K 240 Studio Headphones

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 567 user reviews of AKG K 240 Studio Headphones from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the usability and bass quality. The price and comfort also get good feedback, whereas many are critical about the reliability.

sound, comfort, price, bass quality, usability

reliability

93% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: AKG K 240 Semi-Open Studio HeadphonesAKG Acoustics K-240 Semi Open Studio HeadphonesAKG K 240 MK II Stereo Studio Headphones

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AKG K240 MKII Review

 

Over the years, different variants of the K240 have garnered a reputation of being the base-level standard when it comes to studio monitoring headphones. Budding audiophiles the world over take their first steps into serious listening with these...

Great performance across the spectrum, Semi-open (carves a good niche), Very light and comfortable

Build quality is a little questionable, Not the prettiest looking

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AKG k240 Studio Semi-Open Headphones Reviewed

 

Every company seems to be making headphones these days, to varying degrees of success. However, AKG has been at the game for a long time and demonstrate their pedigree with the k240 Studio headphones reviewed here.

The k240's build quality is exceptional and its looks, while retro, should appeal to both young and old. AKG has saved the flashy color schemes for its Quincy Jones line (which shares a lot of similarities with the k240) , though for those who would...

I often criticize headphones for having too short a cable. In the instance of the k240, it may be too long. Thankfully, it doesn't become tangled and is robust enough that you can coil it easily, but for personal on-the-go use, it may be too much ;...

The AKG k240 Studio headphones are nothing if not phenomenal overachievers. They manage to be good in the studio, as well as in the home, and do so in a way that is effortless and refined. Their sound quality is sublime and, despite their pro audio...

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AKG K 240 Studio Headphones

 

When it comes to the ultimate studio sound equipment, few companies have forged a better reputation in the market than AKG. Their microphones, mixers and headphones have made them a legend in the studio equipment market. No real studio is without a few...

AKG has definitely earned its reputations as a top notch studio equipment manufacturer.

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AKG K240 MKII

 

Always listenable, but you can do much better at this money

Comfortable; spacious, even delivery; don?t leak as much as the fully open ?phones

Too soft to dig-up the finest details and dynamic nuances; needs a bit more punch

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Accurate Reproduction, For all devices

 

This thing delivers very accurate sound, suits all types of music, does not have over powered bass, or overly saturated highs, its just perfect. Overall the sound is very clean and can be listened to hours without discomfort. Not the top of the line...

Accurate sound","Comfortable","Good Bass","Great Sound

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Attention accurate sound lovers!

 

If you want to hear music uncolored from its source, these are for you. One of the only products I have purchased about which I can report no negatives.

Comfortable","Great Sound","Lightweight

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AKG Acoustics K 240 MK II Over-EarHeadphones

 

I have the early mark11 headphones ,these are all black with gold trim , the cable on mine is strait 2 metre 10 mil thick high quality rubber feel cable , this drops out from the left hand side underneath the round gold end plate , gold end plates are...

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AKG K240 MKII STUDIO PROFESSIONAL HEADPHONES

 

AKG K240 MKII STUDIO PROFESSIONAL HEADPHONES Choosing the right set of headphones to meet ones specific needs is not as simple as it used to be. ...

These are an excellent set of headphones

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excellent!!!!!!!

 

great great thats all I can say. now I realize that if you spend more then you get more. I have been buying cheap headphones but they do not compare to these at all. buy it the only thing I have to say is that the cord is too short for me. 

clear sound, true sound

cord length

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AKG K 240 STUDIO PROFESSIONAL HEADPHONES

 

AKG K240 STUDIO PROFESSIONAL HEADPHONES

These are an excellent set of headphones for the price

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Product Specifications

The K 240 Studio is an update of the "classic" AKG K 240 Monitor. The K 240 Studio delivers even wider dynamic range and higher sensitivity than its well-known and widely used predecessor. The secret to the semi-open K 240 Studio's sound quality is the new XXL transducers in acoustically tuned vented enclosures with circumaural (around the ear) pads. The circumaural pads envelope your ears nicely and reward you with smooth, solid bass and well-balanced, articulate mids and highs.

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphones Form Factor:Semi-open
Headphones Type:Binaural
Product Type:Headphones
Response Bandwidth:15 - 20000Hz/15 - 25000Hz
Sound Output Mode:Stereo

Audio System

Recommended Use:Home audio system / Professional audio system/Professional audio system
Type:Headphones

Dimensions & Weight

Weight:8.5oz

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Manufacturer:AKG Acoustics/Harman International Industries
Model:240 DF/240 Monitor/240 Studio/K 240 Studio
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:AKG/AKG K

Remote Control

Type: None

Service & Support

Type:2 years warranty
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