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AKG K 612PRO
9.6 out of 10

AKG K 612PRO

Great Deal: $199.99

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Overall 10
10

Expert Review

head-fi.org
4 March 2014
  • Summary: This is a brief review of the K612 Pro, to my ears it's my favorite and the best headphone under $200. I'm using a Hifiman EF2A as an amp and an ASUS Xonar DX as a DAC. Build Quality: The K612 is a well-made headphone and feels solid in my hands.
  • Pros: Detailed, transparent, smooth and linear sound, revealing, very natural sound, precise imaging, good sounstage, non-fatiguing, and comfortable.
  • Cons: A bit finicky to amp, needs a good amount of power, and pads take a few weeks to break in.
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Overall 10
10

Expert Review

head-fi.org
4 March 2014
  • Summary: I came to this headphone after 10 months with a Philips X1. Although the X1 is a good headphone, towards the end of my time with it, I become increasingly dissatisfied with its sound signature. I stopped listening to music regularly and for a long time I didn't realize that the X1 was to blame!
  • Pros: Well-balanced, natural sound, analytical yet musical, bass deep enough to satisfy and tight. Comfortable.
  • Cons: Slightly dry sound, needs a strong headphone amplifier.
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

head-fi.org
4 March 2014
  • Summary: Setup I got my pair on sale for $150 USD. I have had a few lower end AKG headphones and have never been disappointed with the value and sound signature they offered. It's been a long time coming but I was finally able to get a higher end AKG in the K612 Pro.
  • Pros: Good value, balanced, accurate. Audiophile grade sound for a bargain.
  • Cons: Larger heads might have fit and/or comfort issues. Lacks bass impact compared to higher end competitors.
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Overall 10
10

Expert Review

head-fi.org
10 February 2014
  • Summary: this is my first "serious" pair of headphones So the review cant be very full, but I try to give the possible useful information. I was looking for a pair of headphones with a neutral sound but with a good bass impact and suitable for gaming, and i am very satisfied with them.
  • Pros: neutral but good impact in the bass, tights bass, price,great for gaming, design.
  • Cons: it needs a good synergy
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Overall 10
10

Expert Review

head-fi.org
10 February 2014
  • Summary: Updated review: 5/28/15 Build Quality: Great build quality. Overall solid professional looking open back headphone. Cable is strong and thick, non detachable cable isn’t/wasn't a big deal breaker for me, still compared to 7xx series, 612 uses lesser quality materials (plastic, leather headband) and...
  • Pros: excellent bass extention, exceptional neutral midrange
  • Cons: 2khz spike, non-detachable cable, not cumfortable with glasses on (in early weeks)
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Overall 10
10

Expert Review

head-fi.org
10 February 2014
  • Summary: First impressions When I first tried these headphones out of the box, I was a little disappointed at how the higher frequencies seemed to be more forward than the mids and bass. It wouldn't have been a huge deal, except that the treble was also completely unforgiving on sibilant tracks, which really...
  • Pros: Bass texture, incredibly smooth across all frequencies
  • Cons: Treble can be harsh at first; takes time to mellow out
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Overall 10
10

Expert Review

head-fi.org
12 November 2013
  • Summary: I have owned several other AKGs, including the K240s, the K702 65th Anniversaries, the and Q701 Quincy Jones Signatures (basically the same thing as an updated K701/702). The K612s sound-wise lie somewhere between the K240s and the K7-series, while having a unique sound signature of their own.
  • Pros: Roomy ear cups, smooth, linear, natural sound, non-fatiguing highs, well behaved bass, AKG mids, not hard to amplify
  • Cons: initial ear pad comfort, picky with DACs, hard wired cable (good quality though), not for bassheads, synergy with systems
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Click. Boom. Amazing! Test AKG K612Pro

TwojePC.pl
4 March 2014
  • Excerpt: Akustische und Kino-Geräte , w skrócie: AKG - te trzy litery są w stanie sprawić, że osoby głęboko zainteresowane tematyką audio, przestaną przeżuwać owsiankę i podniosą wzrok znad komiksu.
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