63points

AKG N40

54points

Sennheiser IE 80 S

Comparison winner
AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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40 facts in comparison

AKG N40 vs Sennheiser IE 80 S

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
63
points
AKG N40
54
points
Sennheiser IE 80 S

Why is AKG N40 better than Sennheiser IE 80 S?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Sennheiser IE 80 S better than AKG N40?

  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs20 Ohms
  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    116dB/mWvs115dB/mW
  • 4g lighter
    18gvs22g

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.

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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
Sennheiser IE 80 S
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

22g

18g

4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
6.travel bag is included
?

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

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S

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-Z1R

120000Hz

40000Hz

20000Hz

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

10Hz

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

116dB/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 N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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

16 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
2.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 N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
5.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

For example

JBL Reflect Contour 2

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
?

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.

For example

Debussy Nathaniel

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S

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 applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
3.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

4.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
Sennheiser IE 80 S
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

AKG N40
Sennheiser IE 80 S
6.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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