Excerpt: AKG isn't a well known brand. I was very skeptical when I received them for Christmas but even a quick listen in a small busy shop changed a few perceptions surrounding them. They are not too bad at blocking out background noise in busy surroundings so I thought why not give the heads up for...
Excerpt: AKG is a make of headphone which I would rank lower than Sennheiser or possibly even JVC. although they come up well in the design stakes, I have always been skeptical of whether the sound quality is on a par. The K 430 model does have quite a lot going for it though.
Summary: I think had I not paid £15 for these (thanks to HotUK) I would have been giving these 2 star at the most. I would have been so disappointed had I paid the apparent £50 RRP. Sound quality isn't up to scratch, I use Sony MDR-XB400 for my PC, these headphones are in my gym bag, and they are great where...
Summary: Neat and tidy, reasonable sound Not the most detailed or powerful - but then it's not being sold as such. Really good value. Fold away and carry case Very practical. More than good in relation to price. Sure you could do a lot worse.
... bought headphones before but these appear to be very good, do the job perfectly
23 June 2010
Summary: Never bought headphones before but these appear to be very good, do the job perfectly. Was worried about size comments as I have a big head, but fit no problem. Would recommend. Very comfortable.