[linux-audio-user] Good Studio Hearphones

Paul Winkler pw_lists at slinkp.com
Wed Jul 21 17:38:09 EDT 2004

On Wed, Jul 21, 2004 at 09:30:36PM +0200, Frank Barknecht wrote:
> That's true, and because of this, AKG isstill selling out the older
> models very cheap. I got my own 240DF for little money. 240DF is the
> the reference headphone at german radio stations. I see them
> everywhere at work. Still for our PCs at work, we bought the lower
> resistance newer AKG-140 models, because the directly plug into the
> soundcard there.

FWIW, I've had no trouble driving my 600-ohm K240 phones
directly from a consumer soundcard, or anything else.
I guess it depends how loud you want to go, for me it's fine.
I don't know if the efficiency is the same with the various 240 models.
(K240, 240DF etc).


Paul Winkler

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