AKG K271 MKII
- decent overall sound quality
- Automatic mute when taken off head
- Bass not very accurate
The AKG K271 MKII headphones are great for people who enjoy using their headphones for hours on end, as they are comfortable. Their overall sound quality is decent, but may lack in the low end areas. Good for users who do not like bass heavy music.
The AKG K271 MKII studio headphones have received positive user feedback for their overall comfort, with users saying they are perfect for those who enjoy listening to music for long periods of time. Their overall efficiency and sound quality was also a plus for most, suggesting that these sound great on any device you plug them into. Although the automatic audio switch that turns audio off when these are taken off of your head received some praise for studio use purposes, one or two users did find it quite annoying for at home use. User also seemed very happy with the midrange frequencies, but commented that although the bass was warm and full, it was not as as accurate as they would have liked. The AKG K271 MKII are an affordable over-the-ear closed-back pair of headphones that deliver a good overall performance, but some find that they somewhat lack in the low-end depending on what genre of music they like.