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AKG K 44

alaTest has collected and analyzed 249 reviews of AKG K 44. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the usability and design. The comfort and price also get good opinions, but there are some less positive reviews about the size.

sound, price, comfort, design, usability

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the AKG K 44 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for AKG K 44

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 user reviews of AKG K 44 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the portability and usability. The comfort and sound are also appreciated, whereas there are some less positive views about the size.

price, sound, comfort, usability, portability

size

90% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: AKG K44 Closed Back Headphones

Apr, 2015

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for AKG K 44

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 61 user reviews of AKG K 44 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. Reviewers are impressed by the noise isolation and portability. The price and comfort are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed views about the bass quality.

sound, comfort, price, portability, noise isolation

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

This summary is based on the products: AKG K 44 HeadphonesAKG Acoustics K-44 Medium-Weight Sealed Stereo Headphones with Headband.AKG K-44MKII Headphones

Apr, 2015

Expert review by: Andrew Robinson (hometheaterreview.com)

AKG K44 Closed Back Studio Headphones

 

Andrew Robinson put on the AKG K44 headphones for review. After running the headphones through a series of tests, he came up with a distinct impression of who the headphones might work best for. Read on to find out.

Despite the all-plastic black finish, the K44 headphones are rather attractive and far less garish than many of today's look-at-me studio headphones ; For closed-back studio cans, the K44 headphones are surprisingly comfortable long-term, thanks to...

I appreciate AKG providing me with ample cable with which to connect the K44 to my source of choice. However, the cable can become unruly at times, albeit it rarely tangles due to its thickness ; At low volumes, the K44's magic isn't altogether there,...

For roughly $80 retail, the K44 headphones from AKG's professional line of studio cans are quite good, competing favorably with headphones costing a little more. As a solid go-to headphone for both casual and critical listening, the K44 performs its...

Jun, 2012
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Consumer review by: Dr.P (epinions.com)

AKG K44 MKII HEADPHONES

 

AKG K44 MKII HEADPHONES There is certainly no shortage of inexpensive stereo headphones on the market today. However, finding a pair of inexpensive ...

These are good entry level headphones for a home studio

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Jan, 2010

Consumer review by: Dr.P (shopping.com)

AKG K44 MKII HEADPHONES

 

AKG K44 MKII HEADPHONES

These are good entry level headphones for a home studio

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Jan, 2010

Consumer review by: stenz (shopping.com)

Fantastic headphones for the price.

 

I am getting back into playing guitar again. I have been away from it for nearly ten years. When I was first playing, I usually played through amps and occasionally through headphones - the headphones that I had were so bad that I usually preferred the...

Inexpensive, high quality, clear and accurate response

Same as any other closed ear headphone, can get warm on the ear over time

Feb, 2004

Consumer review by: (audioreview.com)

AKG Acoustics K 44

 

For 25 € I bought these cans for my home computer, just to practice and listen my Cubase recordings of my bass, guitar and synths via my Behringer mixer. They are very comfortable to wear, fit firmly and tightly against my head. Maybe that's one reason...

Jul, 2003

Consumer review by: (audioreview.com)

AKG Acoustics K 44

 

I have had these headphones for about a year now and have used them heavily for my home recording projects. While mastering songs I might spend 4-5 hours with the K-44s on and I have never experienced any discomfort. The sound they produce is bright...

Dec, 2002

Consumer review by: g23t54s (shopping.com)

Decent set of cans

 

I bought these so I could play on the computer at home without annoying everyone. They were perfect for that job: reproducing often complex soundtracks and with plenty of bass. Best of all they can be worn for many hours without the need to take them...

Comfortable, even after several hours, good sound

Don't seem to be able to do both loud and deep bass

Nov, 2001

Consumer review by: (audioreview.com)

AKG Acoustics K 44

 

These are an extremely comfortable pair of cans, I've worn mine for many hours at a time and still been comfortable. They go low, and have no difficulty pelting out the bass frequencies where my speakers sound either feeble or give up on. However, turn...

Nov, 2001

Consumer review by: Aaron36 (productreview.com.au)

Best gift ever!

 

These headphones are perfect for their pricing. Great bass, equal sound and voices. Comfortable to wear, and to people who complain about the sound, these are cheap and cheerful, i love them, and i am actaully ysing them now. Sure, you can do better,...

Cheap, great sound and look and feel great

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: T-R3X (productreview.com.au)

Good Sound; Crappy Band

 

I bought a pair of AKG-K44's and I loved them. Unfortunately the Headband broke, which is basically repairable, BUT they charge $30+ to send a replacement band...which is ridiculous. The sound is really clear, and it amazes me how often these...

Not expensive, Clear sound, Long Cord

Headband Broke, expensive for replacement band, uncomfortable when band breaks.

Mar, 2012
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Product Specifications

The K 44 features low weight, unequaled wearing comfort, and excellent sound with a powerful low end for pure listening pleasure. Other unique features include an AKG self-adjusting headband and user-friendly single cable. "Power Performance" stands for two large 40mm speakers that deliver a powerful sound with punchy bass and a crystal-clear high end.

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphones Form Factor:Ear-cup
Headphones Type:Binaural
Product Type:Headphones
Response Bandwidth:18 - 20000Hz
Sound Output Mode:Stereo

Audio System

Recommended Use:Home audio system
Type:Headphones

Dimensions & Weight

Weight:6.7oz

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Localization:English
Manufacturer:AKG Acoustics
Model:44
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:AKG K

Remote Control

Type: None
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