60points

Aedle VK-1

55points

AKG Y40

Aedle VK-1
Comparison winner
AKG Y40
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16 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs AKG Y40

Aedle VK-1
AKG Y40
60
points
Aedle VK-1
55
points
AKG Y40

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than AKG Y40?

  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs120dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is AKG Y40 better than Aedle VK-1?

  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    16Hzvs20Hz
  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 82g lighter
    133gvs215g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.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.

Aedle VK-1
AKG Y40
2.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

133g

3.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Aedle VK-1
AKG Y40
4.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Aedle VK-1
AKG Y40
5.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Aedle VK-1
AKG Y40
6.has an on-ear form
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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.

Aedle VK-1
AKG Y40

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

20000Hz

22000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

20Hz

16Hz

3.sound pressure level
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Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

129dB/mW

120dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Aedle VK-1
AKG Y40
5.impedance
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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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

40mm

40mm

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Aedle VK-1
AKG Y40

Features

1.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.

Aedle VK-1
AKG Y40

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