58points

AKG N40

43points

Sony MDR-IF245RK

AKG N40
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20 facts in comparison

AKG N40 vs Sony MDR-IF245RK

AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
58
points
AKG N40
43
points
Sony MDR-IF245RK

Why is AKG N40 better than Sony MDR-IF245RK?

  • 16000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs24000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 178g lighter
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    22gvs200g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an in-ear form
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Why is Sony MDR-IF245RK better than AKG N40?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has a removable battery
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
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
Sony MDR-IF245RK
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

200g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.can be folded
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an in-ear form
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
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.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

10Hz

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

40000Hz

24000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has a neodymium magnet
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a removable battery
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
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.
2.control panel placed on a device
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
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.
3.Has an in-line control panel
AKG N40
Sony MDR-IF245RK
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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