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AKG K 172 HD
High-definition stereo headphones
Item #: 039K172HD
This item is no longer available.
Original Price: $199.99
Our take on the AKG K 172 HD by Crutchfield's Kristen Schaub
Perfect for the professional DJ
These headphones feature a closed earcup design that's great for listening in noisy environments, like at a club or on a bus, where you need to hear your music with minimal sound leakage. AKG has been making high-quality headphones for music enthusiasts and professionals for over 60 years, and that experience really shows in the well-crafted K 172 HDs. They use AKG's patented Varimotion technology, which allows for greater motion of the speakers' diaphragms to produce powerful, crystal-clear sound. No matter what type of music you listen to, these 'phones will deliver sparkling highs, engaging mids, and dynamic bass.
Carefully designed inside and out
The K 172 HD comes with a self-adjusting headband and soft velvet earcup padding for a comfortable fit. The single-sided oxygen-free copper cable supports a clean signal from the source to your ears, and comes with a convertible headphone plug that works with both mini- and full-sized jacks.
What's in the Box:
- Over-the-ear high-definition headphones (with attached 9.5' cord terminated by a 1/8" connector
- 1/4" Adapter
- Attention Notice
- Warranty Card
- on-the-ear, closed earcup design
- self-adjusting headband and earcups comfortably conform to your head
- ultra-soft, replaceable velvet earcup padding
- industrial design featuring AKG's trademark ring-shaped logo
- frequency response 18-26,000 Hz
- sensitivity: 94 dB
- impedance: 55 ohms
- 9.5-foot single-sided cable uses 99.99% oxygen-free copper for clean signal transmission
- gold-plated 1/8" stereo mini jack with full-sized 1/4" adapter
- weight: 7.05 oz.
- warranty: 2 years
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
AKG K 172 HD Reviews
Features and Specs
|Earcup Width x Height||3.375" x 3.375"|
|Mic For Taking Calls||No|
|Frequency Response||18-26k Hz|
|1/4-inch Adapter Included||Yes|
|Parts Warranty||2 Years|
|Labor Warranty||2 Years|
Closed-Back Design: The AKG High-Definition K172HD headphones utilize a closed-back design for its sound-attenuating characteristics. The K172HD headphones are engineered to play loud and long with no sound leakage.
XXL-VariMotion Drivers: The AKG K172HD headphones use extra-large speakers with Varimotion diaphragms for high sensitivity, wide dynamic range, and high sound pressure levels.
Comfortable Fit: The AKG K172HD headphones utilize an around-ear design with ultra-soft velvet earpads for a comfortable fit. The light-weight Gimbal-suspended phones settle against ears without pinching. The self-adjusting headband comfortably conforms to your head for a perfect fit.
Single-Sided Cable: The single-sided, 99.99% oxygen-free cable provides pure sound transmission. The headphone cable is terminated by a straight 3.5mm gold-plated connector.
1/4" Adapter: The AKG high-definition headphones come with a 1/4" adapter to plug into your
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