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CptKlotzApr 18, Pros – Good sound, great comfort, pretty easy to drive, AKG product support, cool piece of hifi history.


New hardware releases and news. Bringing Musical Fidelity design expertise, world-class engineering, and outstanding sound Rules Be most excellent towards your fellow redditors. Pros – Big, lush, detailed, wide diffuse sound stage.

When I hook them up with Xonar, they sound somewhat muddy, less clear than Presonus, though I feel that they can be way more punchy than they are now Sort Reviews Sort Reviews By. Add music to any sport even swimming with the wire-free, all-in-one music player you can wear The headphones feel light and don’t squeeze my head. Use of this site constitutes acceptance aog our User Agreement and Privacy Policy.

Cons – Open drivers can collect dust, too hard to drive for portables. Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. The capsules survived it but this isn’t really my preferred way of doing it at least not with a pair in good shape. Can you tell me more about how K should sound and what to do to make them sound that way? Great comfort due to the self-adjusting headband.


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I don’t really want to touch the drivers and I’m not sure I want to spray them with cleaning liquids either amg I don’t really have to. The sound is what I would call quite neutral and uncoloured without any excessive bass or treble that may sound impressive at first but can become fatiguing after a while. If anything treble is the week partner, but I would guess they have a pretty even frequency response.

Soundstage is rather wide, instruments appear less inside the head than e.

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The velours earpads for the K and K can be used if desired. A description of the headphones must be included, including thoughts on sound, build, and fit. No, create an account now.

We do not allow: We have adopted a weight grade material which has begun to reduce from the brass block to the Superlux connected to Asus Xonar DG. The twin-driver layout of the K Parabolic has fascinated me for some time, so when I found a unit that was too cheap to be true, there was no way that I could resist.

Free access to service diagrams on the AKG website. And, in accordance to the design goals, they produce insane levels if desired and still sound good. Discussions on audio technology. In response to some rather negative comments about the K, I had considered re-selling them after a short test, but thought differently about that from the moment I unboxed them.


The trouble is that l280 stuff will stick to skg diaphragms after a while and I’m not really sure how to safely remove it. They sound “nicer” than the and are easier to drive with a digital piano than the Cons – Open drivers collect dust.

Image posts must be headphone related. Just as other similar AKG phones, the K fits my head more or less perfectly. Comparison posts will be allowed as per moderators discretion.

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Same goes for their sound: Although those are big phones that weigh a bit, I can wear them for hours with only little fatigue and they feel spacious and “airy”. Do you already have an account? Prog Rock ManJul 21, What we want to see Content that facilitates discussion about personal audio. With an amp that has some clean power, these phones can deliver insane volume levels without distortion.

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Yes, my password is: The open transducer membranes look cool, but they do collect dust and i280 them is a delicate job. Your username or email address: Probably my favourite out of the AKGs I have.

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