62points
31points

AKG N40

60points
26points

Shure SE535LTD

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Cost-effectiveness winner
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AKG N40 vs Shure SE535LTD

AKG N40
Shure SE535LTD
62
points
AKG N40
60
points
Shure SE535LTD

Why is AKG N40 better than Shure SE535LTD?

  • 20500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs19500Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs18Hz
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    20 Ohmsvs36 Ohms
  • 8g lighter
    22gvs30g
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Shure SE535LTD better than AKG N40?

  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    119dB/mWvs115dB/mW
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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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
Shure SE535LTD
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
Shure SE535LTD
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

22g

30g

4.travel bag is included
?

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

AKG N40
Shure SE535LTD
5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG N40
Shure SE535LTD
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG N40
Shure SE535LTD

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

19500Hz

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

18Hz

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

119dB/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
Shure SE535LTD
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

36 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 N40
Shure SE535LTD

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
Shure SE535LTD
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 N40
Shure SE535LTD

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