66points

AKG N40

48points

Grado GR10

AKG N40
Comparison winner
Grado GR10
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16 facts in comparison

AKG N40 vs Grado GR10

AKG N40
Grado GR10
66
points
AKG N40
48
points
Grado GR10

Why is AKG N40 better than Grado GR10?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 12 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    20 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Grado GR10 better than AKG N40?

  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    116dB/mWvs115dB/mW
  • 13g lighter
    9gvs22g

Price comparison

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. Show more

AKG N40
Grado GR10
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 N40
Grado GR10
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

22g

9g

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

AKG N40
Grado GR10
5.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG N40
Grado GR10
6.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG N40
Grado GR10

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

40000Hz

20000Hz

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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

20Hz

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

115dB/mW

116dB/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.

AKG N40
Grado GR10
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

20 Ohms

32 Ohms

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.

AKG N40
Grado GR10

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 N40
Grado GR10
2.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 N40
Grado GR10

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