Abyss AB-1266AKG Y40
Top 61%515 points
Top 61%
Top 47%711 points
Top 47%
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Abyss AB-1266 vs AKG Y40: 18 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
28000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
22000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
5Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
16Hz

3. weight

527g lighter.
660g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
133g

4. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
48% have it

5. impedance

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
46Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
32Ohms

6. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
33% have it

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
73% have it

8. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
38% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
31% have it

10. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
44% have it

11. has an over-the-ear form

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
42% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
53% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
64% have it

14. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
2.5m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

16. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
22% have it

17. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
10% have it

18. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Abyss AB-1266
AKG Y40
0% have it

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