46points

AKG K 430

70points

AKG Y400

AKG K 430
AKG Y400
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AKG K 430 vs AKG Y400

AKG K 430
AKG Y400

Why is AKG K 430 better than AKG Y400?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
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    12Hzvs20Hz
  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 19dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    125dB/mWvs106dB/mW
  • 60g lighter
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    110gvs170g
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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Why is AKG Y400 better than AKG K 430?

  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has voice prompts
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Price comparison

AKG Y400

ProductStorePrice
AKG Y400 AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
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$149.95
AKG Y400 AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$43.89
AKG Y400 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leadin...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control, Black
Amazon logo
$298.00
AKG Y400 AmazonAKG (A Samsung Brand) N700NC M2 Over-Ear...AKG (A Samsung Brand) N700NC M2 Over-Ear Foldable Wireless Headphones, Active Noise Cancelling Headphones - Black (US Version), 2.6, Model:GP-N700HAHCIWA
Amazon logo
$145.99
AKG Y400 AmazonActive Noise Cancelling Headphones VANKY...Active Noise Cancelling Headphones VANKYO C750 Bluetooth Headphones Over Ear with Microphone Wireless Headset Hi-Fi Stereo Deep Bass with 30H Playtime, Protein Earpads for Travel Work TV PC Cellphones
Amazon logo
$59.99
AKG Y400 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi...AKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi-Open, Professional Studio Headphones
Amazon logo
$49.00
AKG Y400 Amazon50MM Drivers Studio Headphones MAONO AU-...50MM Drivers Studio Headphones MAONO AU-MH601 Over Ear Stereo Monitor Closed Back Headphones for Music, DJ, Podcast (Black)
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$42.99
AKG Y400 AmazonSoundcore by Anker Life Q30 Hybrid Activ...Soundcore by Anker Life Q30 Hybrid Active Noise Cancelling Headphones with Multiple Modes, Hi-Res Sound, 40H Playtime, Fast Charge, Soft Earcups, Bluetooth Headphones, Travel
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$79.99
AKG Y400 AmazonSkullcandy Riff Wireless On-Ear Headphon...Skullcandy Riff Wireless On-Ear Headphone - Olive
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$46.99
AKG Y400 AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones- Blue (US Version) (Renewed)
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$49.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a detachable cable
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.sweat resistance
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

110g

170g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

12Hz

20Hz

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

28000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.sound pressure level

125dB/mW

106dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.Has Bluetooth aptX
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
6.supports Wi-Fi
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.Has an in-line control panel
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
6.has a mute function
AKG K 430
AKG Y400
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Price comparison

AKG Y400

ProductStorePrice
AKG Y400 AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
Amazon logo
$149.95
AKG Y400 AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$43.89
AKG Y400 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leadin...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control, Black
Amazon logo
$298.00
AKG Y400 AmazonAKG (A Samsung Brand) N700NC M2 Over-Ear...AKG (A Samsung Brand) N700NC M2 Over-Ear Foldable Wireless Headphones, Active Noise Cancelling Headphones - Black (US Version), 2.6, Model:GP-N700HAHCIWA
Amazon logo
$145.99
AKG Y400 AmazonActive Noise Cancelling Headphones VANKY...Active Noise Cancelling Headphones VANKYO C750 Bluetooth Headphones Over Ear with Microphone Wireless Headset Hi-Fi Stereo Deep Bass with 30H Playtime, Protein Earpads for Travel Work TV PC Cellphones
Amazon logo
$59.99
AKG Y400 AmazonAKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi...AKG Pro Audio K240 STUDIO Over-Ear, Semi-Open, Professional Studio Headphones
Amazon logo
$49.00
AKG Y400 Amazon50MM Drivers Studio Headphones MAONO AU-...50MM Drivers Studio Headphones MAONO AU-MH601 Over Ear Stereo Monitor Closed Back Headphones for Music, DJ, Podcast (Black)
Amazon logo
$42.99
AKG Y400 AmazonSoundcore by Anker Life Q30 Hybrid Activ...Soundcore by Anker Life Q30 Hybrid Active Noise Cancelling Headphones with Multiple Modes, Hi-Res Sound, 40H Playtime, Fast Charge, Soft Earcups, Bluetooth Headphones, Travel
Amazon logo
$79.99
AKG Y400 AmazonSkullcandy Riff Wireless On-Ear Headphon...Skullcandy Riff Wireless On-Ear Headphone - Olive
Amazon logo
$46.99
AKG Y400 AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones- Blue (US Version) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$49.00

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