AKG K3003AKG Y40
Top 43%771 points
Top 43%
Top 46%721 points
Top 46%
AKG K3003
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AKG K3003 vs AKG Y40: 22 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.
30000Hz
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.
10Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
16Hz

3. weight

123g lighter.
10g
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.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
46% 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.
8Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
32Ohms

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
125dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
120dB/mW

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.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
72% 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.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
39% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
25% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
32% have it

11. 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.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
45% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
52% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
63% have it

14. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

15. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
86% have it

16. cable length

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

17. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
10% have it

18. 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.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
23% have it

19. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
33% have it

20. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
4% have it

21. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
2
Beyerdynamic T1 (2016): 5
2

22. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
AKG K3003
AKG Y40
0% have it
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