58points

AKG N40

33points

Sony MDR-XB510AS

AKG N40
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AKG N40 vs Sony MDR-XB510AS

AKG N40
Sony MDR-XB510AS
58
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AKG N40
33
points
Sony MDR-XB510AS

Why is AKG N40 better than Sony MDR-XB510AS?

  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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Why is Sony MDR-XB510AS better than AKG N40?

  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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Price comparison

Sony MDR-XB510AS

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$7.90

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N40
Sony MDR-XB510AS
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-XB510AS
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG N40
Sony MDR-XB510AS
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
4.travel bag is included
AKG N40
Sony MDR-XB510AS
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
5.has an in-ear form
AKG N40
Sony MDR-XB510AS
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 a tangle free cable
AKG N40
Sony MDR-XB510AS
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
AKG N40
Sony MDR-XB510AS
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N40
Sony MDR-XB510AS
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-XB510AS
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.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.Has an in-line control panel
AKG N40
Sony MDR-XB510AS
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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