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AKG K 391NC

AKG K 391NC
alaScore 89

18 reviews

Sep, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the noise isolation and usability. Many are critical about the portability. Views are divided on the bass quality.

sound, usability, noise isolation

portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the AKG K 391NC is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 18 reviews)

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AKG K391 NC

 

The AKG K391 NC is a powerful pair of noise canceling in-canal earphones with enough upsides to compensate for its merely average noise cancellation.

Powerful bass response and distortion-free, crisp sound signature. Outputs audio in both passive and powered modes. Charges via USB rather than inconvenient disposable batteries. Inline remote control and microphone for mobile devices

Noise cancellation isn't class-leading. The inline compartment will be an annoyance for some. Bass-boosted sound signature not for purists

While the audio world is littered with on-ear and around-the-ear noise-canceling headphone pairs, earphones with active noise cancellation circuitry remain a fairly rare beast. For years, the size of the circuitry and battery compartments made in-ear...

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Reviews: AKG K391 NC Active Noise-Canceling In-Ear Headphones with Microphone

 

Austrian headphone maker AKG is owned by Harman International, best known in the Apple accessory world for its numerous well-designed Harman and JBL-branded speakers, as well as lines of premium and budget headphones. Relative to what’s come...

Taken as a whole, K391 NC is a very good noise-canceling earphone option—a premium-priced model with just enough legitimately premium functionality to be worthy of considering. Between the nice industrial design, clean sound, and very welcome...

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AKG K391 NC

 

The AKG K391 NC is a powerful pair of noise canceling in-canal earphones with enough upsides to compensate for its merely average noise cancellation.

In both passive and active modes, the K391 NC outputs audio, though typically the passive mode is less powerful, with less low-frequency presence. Regardless, in either listening mode, the earphones do not distort, even on tracks with intense sub-bass...

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