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AKG N40

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AKG N40 review: specs and price

AKG N40
AKG N40

Why is AKG N40 better than the average?

  • Highest frequency
    40000Hzvs24201.64Hz
  • Lowest frequency
    10Hzvs14.83Hz
  • Impedance
    20 Ohmsvs33.17 Ohms
  • Weight
    22gvs174.14g
  • Sound pressure level
    115dB/mWvs105.22dB/mW

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N40

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 N40

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.weight

22g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a tangle free cable
AKG N40

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

5.has an in-ear form
AKG N40

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.

6.has included ear pads
AKG N40

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

40000Hz

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency

10Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG N40

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

4.sound pressure level

115dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.impedance

20 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N40

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

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG N40

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

2.has an in-line control panel
AKG N40

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

3.number of microphones

1

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

4.warranty period

2

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

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