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AKG K-240 Studio B-Stock

B-Stock with full warranty

Slight traces of use

Studio Stereo Headphones

  • Circumaural
  • Semi open
  • Dynamic
  • Play through new XXL capsule
  • Impedance: 55 Ω
  • Frequency range: 15 - 25,000 Hz
  • Sensitivity: 91 dB / mW
  • Total harmonic distortion <0,3 %
  • Max. input level: 200 mW
  • Automatic headband adjustment for perfect fit
  • Cable on one side for convenience
  • Detachable cable with mini XLR connector
  • Cable length: 3m
  • Gold-plated 3.5 mm stereo jack
  • Weight with cable: 284 g
  • Weight without cable: 229 g
  • 6.3 mm jack adaptor included

Further information

Design / Construction Over Ear
System Semi Open
Impedance 55 Ohms
Frequency range 25000 Hz – 15 Hz
Adapter No
Replaceable Cable Yes
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Good sound, short half-life

Janina B., 17.04.2013
I decided because of the many positive reviews to buy this headphones and was initially also very satisfied. But unfortunately, the pleasure was not long-lasting, because this headphone looks very good on the outside and robust, but seems to be really sloppy or processed from cheap materials.
After about two years of occasional use, the inside of the left pinna is hidden inside the left pinna and the cover has been blown off. Since now only the signal-carrying cables have held the headphones together, the solder joints have of course solved.

The conclusion: Sound only in one ear and a headphone in two parts - completely useless.
This does not seem to be a single case, because on request I could tell friends of similar problems and also the customer service of AKG immediately knew about the broken hanger, although I had only the loss of the cover complained.

A new bracket can be ordered as a spare part, but of course it assumes that you have enough technical know-how to completely re-assemble the headphones themselves.
Despite the pleasant sound image: Better to grab another headphone. I would not buy it again.
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A headphone with small (st) "M nails"

Sebastian618, 03.04.2012
First: This is my first headphone. So far I used to listen to or occasional hi-fi quiet- enjoy a soon 40 year old Pioneer monitor 10. I have no professional knowledge of headphones but would describe myself as music-interested in many genres, hence the subjectivity of the rating.

I have TESTED the KH AGAINST THE MK II OF THE SAME MODEL and I have decided for it. I did not hear a difference and the design of the Mk I fits better to my plant (black-gold). The price difference seemed to me not justified, also because I would not need the second cable (spiral cable) of the Mk II.

BUT
The velor cushions, which are attached to the Mk II are missing here. The standard artificial leather pads become uncomfortable after some time (3/4 hour); They do not press, but are easily sweaty.

The KH is used to "silent" guitar practice in the rented apartment, to the hi-fi listening from Pink Floyd over Pendulum to The Mars Volta and to occasional hobbymisch mixing.
This results in a very broad spectrum (15Hz - 20kHz), which is linear and uncolored. This means, however, that the bass has little rumms.

As a DJ headphone he would not be suitable, since he does not have the necessary power to stand in a loud environment (semi-open construction). Whether it is a good monitor for the band test, will still show.

Connected to a KH amplifier, of course, it unfolds more energy, but also the iPod or laptop output is enough to drive it.

Conclusion:
Wear comfort 3 * (5 * with matching velor upholstery)
Otherwise a top device, which has obviously proved itself for a long time (also available as Mk II for some years)
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