Summary: Considering the poor review level here I felt I had to post a review:
I spent some time checking reviews of these AKG K451 headphones, and found conflicting comments. What I can do is confirm that What Hifi (who awarded these a best buy in 2014) were right, these are excellent headphones even...
Pros: Compact, solid build, carry case included, cable can be replaced, single sided cable, easy to live with sound, good bass response
Cons: Can become uncomfortable after long periods, lacks a little sparkle
Summary: With the look and feel of headphones much higher up the price ladder, the £50 AKG K451s would surely disappoint when it came to sound. Surely? Actually, no. Equally at ease with low bit-rate compressed music as they are with higher quality CD sources, these are cans that cannot be overlooked by any...
Pros: Lightweight and portable, Comfortable fit, Great sound, Bundled, interchangeable cables
Excerpt: Souvent proposé à un prix très compétitif sur le web, l’AKG K 451 a tout ce que l’on attend d’un bon petit casque nomade y compris des performances sonores de très bon niveau. Pour commencer, l’AKG K 451 est livré, comme un modèle haut de gamme avec de nombreux accessoires.
Pros: Construction soignée, Accessoires fournis, Compacité
Excerpt: Hovedtelefonen kan klappes sammen, og der medfølger bæreetui. Den fylder ikke meget, dækker ikke hele øret og er samtidig let. Den er ret behagelig at bære, men kan let falde af, hvis du støder ind i noget.