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AKG - K240 MKII

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Designed in
Austria

Flat Sound
Signature

Ideal for
Audiophiles

Ideal for
Indoor Use

For Studio &
Professionals

1 Year of
Warranty

Semi Open-Back
Design

30mm Dynamic
Drivers

Replaceable
Cables

Needs
Amplification

DESCRIPTION

30MM FINE-TUNE TRANSDUCERS FOR A CLEAN SOUND LIKED BY AUDIOPHILES AND PROFESSIONALS ALIKE

The K240 MKII professional over-ear, semi-open headphones are a long-time standard in studios, in orchestras and on stages around the world. Its advanced Varimotion 30 mm XXL transducers deliver solid low end, accurate mids and crystal-clear treble. For more than three decades,the K240 has become the most widely used headphones in studios and at live consoles by professional engineers and musicians.

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CIRCUMAURAL SEMI-OPEN BACK DESIGN FOR WIDE, CLEAN SOUND RESPONSE

The AKG K240 Studio has an over ear design which makes it comfortable to use for long hours. The semi-open technology enables the user to experience heavy bass as well as clear treble. The semi-open design provides a dual advantage like the airiness of open headphones with the powerful bass response of closed designs.

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PATENTED VARIMOTION TRANSDUCERS TECHNOLOGY

It consists of 30 mm XXL Varimotion Transducer Technology which provides clear and powerful sound to the user.

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ADJUSTABLE HEADBAND AND SINGLE SIDED CABLE FOR COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE

The adjustable headband provides a comfortable fit to the user for long hours. It consists of a single sided Cable which makes it very convenient to use and comfortable for longer durations of usage.

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SPECS

AUDIO SPECIFICATIONS
DRIVER SIZE 30mm
IMPEDANCE 55 Ohms
SENSITIVITY 104 dB SPL/V
FREQUENCY RESPONSE 15 - 25000 Hz
MAX INPUT POWER 200 mW
CONTROLS & CONNECTIVITY
TYPE Stereo plug – 3.5mm (1/8-inch) with 6.3 mm (1/4”) screw-on adapter
GENDER Male
WIRED CONNECTIVITY 1/4" and 1/8" Gold Jack
CONTACT 3-pin
SUPPORTED APPLICATION Studio Mixing, Hi-Fi Listening
DESIGN & BUILD
HEADPHONE TYPE Semi-open
WEARING STYLE Over-Ear
DETACHABLE CABLE Yes
EARPADS REPLACEABLE Yes
CABLE LENGTH 3 m
WEIGHT 240 g
DIMENSIONS 110 mm X 190 mm X 200 mm (LXWXH)
IN THE BOX
BOX CONTENTS 1. AKG K240 MKII Headphones
2. 1 x EK300 Cable
3. 1 x EK500 Coiled Cable
4. 2 x Velvet Ear Pads
5. 2 x Leatherette Ear Pads

COMPARISONS

AKG - K240 MKII vs competitors
AKG - K240 MKII AKG - K240 MKII vs competitors
₹ 12,492/-

HiFiMAN - HE400ivs competitors
HiFiMAN - HE400i HiFiMAN - HE400i vs competitors
₹ 17,999/-

Beyerdynamic - DT 880 Provs competitors
Beyerdynamic - DT 880 Pro Beyerdynamic - DT 880 Pro vs competitors
₹ 17,999/- ₹ 22,250/-

Shure - SRH840vs competitors
Shure - SRH840 Shure - SRH840 vs competitors
₹ 14,999/- ₹ 16,500/-

Warranty
Sound Signature
Flat
Warm & Smooth
Balanced
Balanced
Design Semi Open Back Open Back Semi-Open Back Closed Back
Wearing Style Over-Ear Over-Ear Over-Ear Over-Ear
Frequency Response 15Hz-25kHz 20Hz-35kHz 5Hz-35kHz 5Hz-25kHz
Cable 3m straight cable 1.5m straight cable 3m coiled cable 2.5m straight cable
Replaceable Parts
Impedance 55Ω 35Ω 250Ω 44Ω
Best for Studio Monitoring/Casual Listening Casual Listening Studio Monitoring/Mixing Studio Monitoring
In The Box 1x K240 MKII Headphones 
1x EK300 Cable 
1x EK500 Coiled Cable 
2x Velvet Ear Pads 
2x Leatherette Ear Pads
1x HiFiMAN HE400i 2020 Version 
1x Headphone Cable
Beyerdynamic - DT 880 Headphone
Coiled Cable
Drawstring Bag
1x Shure - SRH840 Headphones 
1x Threaded 1/4" Gold Plated Adapter
1x Carrying Bag 
1x Replacement Set Of Ear Pads
2 Pairs, Memory Foam Ear Tips
Experts Verdict "The AKG - K240 MKII very comfortable on your head: light and with enough pressure to keep them fairly well attached without pinching. Also delivers clear and direct vocals."
What Hi-FI
The HE-400i is an incredibly good Mid-Fi headphone that you really should look at if you have this kind of budget available. Sure you will need a good portable player or amp to make it sound its best.
Headfonia
"The Beyerdynamic DT 880 Pro headphones deliver an accurate, powerful listening experience intended for musicians, sound engineers, and music lovers with stereo systems."
PC Mag
"If you’re looking for a beginner audiophile-grade headphone with an accurate & balanced sound, rich dynamics, solid construction, the SRH840 professional monitoring headphones may fit the bill"
Head-Fi

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Warranty & MEDIA REVIEWS

1 Year Warranty

Don't sweat it, this AKG K240 MKII comes with a 1 year warranty from AKG that covers manufacturing defects. All products featured on Headphone Zone are backed by an original manufacturer's warranty.

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The Verge

"The K240 Mk. II...a stellar pair of headphones that has a lot to offer, especially if you are one who appreciates your vocals, these headphones will do just fine"

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Headfonia

"The AKG K240 MKII are semi-open, critical listening headphones with an above-average sound. They're comfortable to wear and deliver an immersive audio reproduction."

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What Hi-Fi

"Being studio monitors they’ve got everything that we’ve by now come to expect from cans in this class – long replaceable cables and superlative comfort."

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Inner Fidelity

"The vocals are clear and direct, but there's a very pleasant airiness to the overall presentation, and the tonal balance is very even."

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Customer Reviews

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Excellent product
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4/5
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Brilliant Budget Headphones for Audiophiles
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Awesome for the price !!!
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AKG K240 MK II Review
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Best for beginner audiophile !!