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AKG k240 Studio Semi-Open Headphones Reviewed

The k240 belongs to AKG's professional lineup of studio headphones and sits in the line a mere three spots from the top. Retailing for $165 the k240's near-flagship status among the famed manufacturer's lineup seems to qualify it as an unmitigated value. The headphones themselves are a decidedly retro-looking affair though clearly of modern construction, two elements that are big right now. The large, semi-open ear cups hark back to an era where the only headphones you could get your hands on...