Is AKG K240 good for mixing?

Is AKG K240 good for mixing?

What I’ve heard from most users is that the AKG K240s are the best mixing and mastering headphones you can get at an affordable price. Despite their flimsy construction, I’ve also heard of some folks owing them for over 30 years (yes, they’re old). The comfort-level is excellent for long mixing and mastering sessions.

Where are AKG K240 MKII made?

I have some MKII (silvers) here made in china from around 5 years back. They sound pretty awful next to the ‘legendary’ K240s AUSTRIA made cans that people raved about for years. The soundstage on the chinese/MKII is muted, muffled, indirect, muddy and cheap sounding.

When was the AKG K240 released?

The 240 is already a tribute to the legendary K240, first released in 1974 which, although no longer in production, remains an iconic piece of kit. With the K2340 MKII, AKG readies for the launch of another sound standard to get us all excited.

Do AKG K240 have a mic?

AKG K240STUDIO Semi-Open Over-Ear Professional Studio Headphones P220 Vocal Condenser Microphone.

Is AKG K240 good for listening to music?

Sound quality We have tested the AKG K240 in our studio mixing genres ranging from EDM all the way to jazz and orchestral music. they really do justice with almost all bass light genres. In our opinion, the K-240 are one of the best budget-friendly studio headphones in the world in terms of sound quality.

Is AKG K240 a flat response?

What kind of headphones are right for me? AKG K240 is an open-backed design. As closed-back headphones go, AKG’s K271 headphones are actually pretty uncoloured, with a frequency response that’s relatively flat. …

Are AKG k240s good?

The K240 Studio is a great option for anyone working on a shoestring budget who can’t afford to compromise sound quality. The semi-open design promotes accurate sound reproduction. Sub-bass response is lacking, so if you a more neutral response across the frequency spectrum, keep looking.

Does K240 need amp?

Yes, the K240 Studio definitely needs an amp unfortunately.

Is AKG better than JBL?

The AKG N700NC are better headphones than the JBL Everest Elite 700. The AKG earpads have better cushioning, don’t feel as stiff as on the JBL, and have a more neutral sound. On the other hand, the JBL isolate more ambient noise and leak less, which makes them a slightly better choice for commuting.

Are AKG headphones good?

Impressive over-ear noise-cancellers from AKG. AKG’s premium, wireless and noise-cancelling headphones are solid performers. Noise cancelling is good, but not quite as effective as a pair of Sony WH-1000XM3s or Bose QuietComfort 35 IIs.

Do you need an amp for 55 ohms?

These headphones sound even better, in my opinion. They have 55 Ohm impedance, which means you won’t need a headphone amp to boost the level. Since they’re semi-open-air cans, they leak sound a little if your volume is up.