1. LoyalPotato

    Closed backs up to ~100 €/$

    Hello everyone, I just wanted to hear some opinions about which closed back would be a good pick, around the 100 €/$ mark. I’m planning on getting a Fiio btr3k to serve as an amp/dac (in case some new suggestions required an amp to power). From what I’ve seen so far, it’s between: ATH-M40x...
  2. 5

    About neutral sound

    This and that and this and that
  3. P

    Not satisfied with the Akg k240 need help finding replacements

    I bought a pair of AKG K240 like 2 years ago and I'm not satisfied with the sound, I regret investing in the whole open back thing. I always used cheap closed back headphones so I thought open back weren't going to be such a problem for me, but I was wrong. I can't focus on the music and every...
  4. S

    Help me choose one among a sea of AKG headphones

    Purpose: Primarily will be used to monitor myself while recording lectures. So, probably open back is not the best idea, since it leaks sound. Also, will be used to listen to classicals, jazz and acoustics. A decent soundstage is appreciated. Options: AKG K240 Studio MK II - $107 AKG K361 -...
  5. kendetamas

    Akg K812 and K872 apple lightning and alternative connections

    I am planning to use my iphone 8 and with an akg k872 on the go. Using the default cable i would need to connect it’s 3.5 mm jack connector to the apple lightning to jack adapter which connects to the phone. Seems like a clutter. Are there any other possible connections between the headphones...
  6. H

    I have a Sennheiser Momentum 2 over-ear wired: buy a wireless version too?

    Let me explain... All my headphones are wired, and I want to buy now a nice pair of wireless/Bluetooth ones. I have the Sennheiser Momentum 2 over-ear wired version but I saw the Sennheiser Momentum 2 Wireless (over-ear) for a good price, I think (200 Euros). So, my question... Since I...
  7. G_T_J

    WTB: Dekoni Elite Series for AKG K

    I'm looking for a pair of these within the UK/EU. Any offers shoot me a message.
  8. SDBiotek

    SOLD AKG K550 original version, for parts

    These old guys have been lost in my closet for some time. They still works fine, but are suffering from some cosmetic issues: earpads are worn and the pleather is peeling a bit the soft touch paint has developed a "tacky" or sticky feeling The outside of the cups look fine, aside from the...
  9. AKG K340

    AKG K340

    These vintage hybrid headphones are among the best I have ever listened to. Very hard to feed, at 400 Ohm (measured, they are about 350 Ohm). Mine were tweaked with new pads, new headband, new elastics and jack plugs on each side for balanced use.
  10. BigMikeBass

    AKG K240 DF - Disassembly - Driver Question

    I recently bit the bullet on this set of headphones that I've been wanting to get to know for a long time. I found a great deal on a set missing badges... after talking to the seller, they actually had badges and sent me 2 left badges to glue on if I wanted to. A little suspect, but ok. I...
  11. A

    AKG K701 vs K702 (or 701 Made in Austria vs 702 Made in China)

    I'm very new to Headphones and I'm planning to buy the "Holy Trinity of Mid-Fi" Headphones for my collection (whatever this term is... but you know, the AKG K701/702, the Sennheiser HD600/650 and the Beyer Dynamic DT880). I'm planning to start with the AKG K701/702. I'm still undecided what...
  12. the Ortherion


    Hi guys, I have two pairs of each brand new sealed in box. Bought them from a store (old stock) as a bundle. Got one for me and I'm trying to get rid of the others. All of them are made in China. Will accept PayPal or bank transfer. Price marked Is for 1 Q701. Will ship worldwide at buyers...
  13. Teaster

    FS: Akg k812 with an extra earpad and an upgrade cable

    I am selling my Akg k812 with extra ear pad and upgrade cable. Everything originally in the box except the 3.5 adapter is included and also with the original box. Asking for 650 include shipping and pp fee. Pictures will update later.
  14. L

    Philips X2HR vs Sennheiser HD 58x vs AKG K712 Pro

    Help me decide which one to get please! I'm going to buy a Fiio K5 pro (180€) or a topping d10 + magni 3+ (230-245 € total) as well so if you have any other suggestion for dac and amp feel free to help me. This are going to be for desktop use with my pc. Which one would you get considering...
  15. Bullpride

    <<PRICE DROPS>> Spring Cleaning: Fiio X3 mkII, AKG K545, Koss ProDJ200

    Finally got around to cleaning out the closest and found some budget gems. Oppo HA-2 SE: $200. Lightly used and mostly at my desk. Original Package and most of the connectors. Micro USB to Micro USB and Micro USB to lightning found but not pictured. SOLD to mattmc1228 NAD HP50: $90 In Great...
  16. stpope

    A Tale of 10 Cans

    A Tale of 10 Cans Stephen Travis Pope - Jan-March, 2020 Introduction This documentation represents a subjective, personal comparison of a diverse collection of headphones and in-ear monitors ranging from relatively expensive new-technology over-ear headphones to old-school dynamics to...
  17. Tacanacy

    AKG K240 Sextett MP w/ upgraded cable

    I'm selling AKG K240 Sextett MP that's in good condition. They're re-cabled with a nice, soft cable with paracord sleeving and Silver Plated Litz Copper according to its former owner, Mshenay here on Head-Fi, and is terminated to Neutrik 4-pin XLR. The headphones have been kept in a...
  18. dleblanc343

    [SOLD] MINT AKG K1000 Bass Heavy

    Hello ladies, gents and rare headphones collectors. I’ve something special for you! For sale today is something quite unique. A black box “bass heavy” AKG K1000 in fantastic condition. Frankly, I’m confident in saying it’s cleaner than any sold online in recent years. On top of that...
  19. Audio46

    The AKG N5005 is Back and on Sale at Audio46!

    Audio46 is an Authorized Dealer of AKG Meticulously crafted from premium gloss black ceramic, the AKG N5005 is the epitome of pure and detailed studio sound reproduction, without distortion or distraction. By pioneering the combination of one dynamic and quad balanced armature drivers in each...
  20. CousCous

    Sold AKG K712 Pro

    For sale are a pair of AKG K712 Pro, in good condition. Slight fading of the silver lettering on the sides of the headphones. No major scratches or dents. There were puchased used from another head-fier around 2014. Since then, I've listened to them probably less than 50 hours and have sat in a...
  21. A

    [For Sale] AKG N90Q

    Hello, I'm selling a pair of AKG N90Q Gold. They are new with some of the seals still on them. Fully package with all the accesories. I bought them because I wanted to have a pair of noise cancellation headphones, but unfortunately it wasn't the right time and I need to sell them now. The...
  22. BubbleSoap

    ➤ [SOLD] AKG K702

    Hello Head Fi one AKG K702 headphones available Studio ref headphone; Excellent sound quality for neutral listening; Top notch for Clarity, Positioning, Soundstage; Bass, mids and treble are well balanced, and the well-designed, large and open earcups give these headphones a spacious...
  23. Teaster

    Akg k812

    I am selling my akg k812 which is in a great condition. A upgrade cable and an extra ear pad is included. Asking for 800 dollars, pp fee and shipping are included.
  24. AKG K7xx

    AKG K7xx

  25. Lrasanen


    Item For Sale: AKG N700NCM2 Product bought (where and when): 10/2019 Samsung Location: Oulu, Finland Truly great sounding headphones up for grabs here: A Completely new pair of AKG’s noise cancelling headphones, the N700NCM2, tested for a couple of hours. These the upgraded model (M2, revealed...