52points

AKG N20

66points

AKG N40

AKG N20
Comparison winner
AKG N40
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18 facts in comparison

AKG N20 vs AKG N40

AKG N20
AKG N40
52
points
AKG N20
66
points
AKG N40

Why is AKG N20 better than AKG N40?

  • 4g lighter
    18gvs22g

Why is AKG N40 better than AKG N20?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 18 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    20 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?

Price comparison

AKG N20

ProductStorePrice
AKG N20 AmazonAKG N20 Canal Type Earphone Black N20blk...AKG N20 Canal Type Earphone Black N20blk
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$152.90
AKG N20 AmazonAKG K374SLV Premium High-Performance In-...AKG K374SLV Premium High-Performance In-Ear Headphones, Silver
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$59.95
AKG N20 AmazonAKG N20U Canal Type Earphone Android/iOS...AKG N20U Canal Type Earphone Android/iOS Switch Remote Mic Silver
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$163.66
AKG N20 AmazonAKG N40 Customizable High-Resolution in-...AKG N40 Customizable High-Resolution in-Ear Headphones
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$399.95
AKG N20 AmazonAKG Noise Canceling Canal Earphone N20NC...AKG Noise Canceling Canal Earphone N20NC (BLACK)【Japan Domestic genuine products】
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$191.53
AKG N20 AmazonAKG Premium in-Ear Headphone Silver (N20...AKG Premium in-Ear Headphone Silver (N20USIL)
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$112.10
AKG N20 AmazonAKG N20U Canal Earphones Android/iOS Swi...AKG N20U Canal Earphones Android/iOS Switchable Remote Mic Black
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$185.00
AKG N20 AmazonAKG K240 Studio Semi-Open Over-Ear Profe...AKG K240 Studio Semi-Open Over-Ear Professional Studio Headphones with Knox Gear Headphone Amplifier
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$65.09
AKG N20 AmazonAKG K3003i Reference Class In-Ear Headph...AKG K3003i Reference Class In-Ear Headphones
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$599.99
AKG N20 AmazonAKG Bluetooth Headphone Black (Y50BTBLK)...AKG Bluetooth Headphone Black (Y50BTBLK)
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$149.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

AKG N20
AKG N40
2.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 N20
AKG N40
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

18g

22g

4.travel bag is included
?

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

AKG N20
AKG N40
5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG N20
AKG N40
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG N20
AKG N40

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

20000Hz

40000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

20Hz

10Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

115dB/mW

115dB/mW

4.has 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 N20
AKG N40
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

38 Ohms

20 Ohms

Connectivity

1.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 N20
AKG N40

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

AKG N20
AKG N40
2.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

3.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 N20
AKG N40
4.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

2

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