The K171 MKII professional on-ear, closed studio headphones provide the highest possible noise insulation, perfect for live sound mixing. In order to support familiar hearing habits, the K171 MKII’s show a slight smiley face EQ curve with a little bass and treble boost. Their well-defined bass reproduction makes the K171 MKII’s the Number One playback headphones for demanding bass players and drummers worldwide. The professional mini XLR connector allows quick replacement of the cable. The package includes a 3m (10ft) straight cable, a 5m (16ft) coiled cable, and leatherette and velvet ear pads.
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 highs. The semi-open design provides the airiness of open headphones with the powerful bass response of closed designs. For more than three decades, professional engineers and musicians have made the K240 the most widely used headphones in studios and at live consoles around the world. Award-winning producer/engineer Steve Pageot about AKG K240 MKII: “I don’t see myself wearing other headphones in the studio, I have three pairs in my home studio; once you put them on you can spend an entire session without ear fatigue and sonically they are engineered for the safety of your ears.”
The K240 Studio professional over-ear, semi-open studio headphones are designed for professional applications such as mixing, mastering and playback. The advanced XXL transducers with Varimotion diaphragms deliver a wide dynamic range, increased sensitivity and high sound levels. The semi-open design provides a solid bass range and extremely clear highs. The over-ear pads envelop the ears nicely making them extremely comfortable to wear. The K240 Studio features a professional mini XLR connector, allowing for quick replacement of the cable. The 3 m cable included provides a convertible jack plug for easily connecting portable equipment.
The K271 MKIIs are professional over-ear headphones for studio and live use. They combine the comfort of an over-the-ear design and the benefits of closed-back technology for best possible sound reproduction. The sealed design ensures low signal bleeding into microphones in the studio and maximum isolation for live mixing applications. The K271 MKIIs feature a switch in the headband that mutes the audio just as soon as the headphones are taken off. They provide a professional mini XLR connector for quick replacement of the cable. The package includes a 3m (10ft) straight and 5m (16ft) coiled cable.