58points

AKG N40

43points

Sony MH1CBLK

AKG N40
Comparison winner
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18 facts in comparison

AKG N40 vs Sony MH1CBLK

AKG N40
Sony MH1CBLK
58
points
AKG N40
43
points
Sony MH1CBLK

Why is AKG N40 better than Sony MH1CBLK?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sony MH1CBLK better than AKG N40?

  • 9Hz lower low-frequency
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    1Hzvs10Hz
  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs20 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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  • Has an earbud form
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N40
Sony MH1CBLK
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 MH1CBLK
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.travel bag is included
AKG N40
Sony MH1CBLK
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
4.has an in-ear form
AKG N40
Sony MH1CBLK
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.
5.has a tangle free cable
AKG N40
Sony MH1CBLK
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
6.has an L-shaped plug
AKG N40
Sony MH1CBLK
An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

1Hz

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

20000Hz

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 MH1CBLK
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

115dB/mW

115dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.impedance

20 Ohms

16 Ohms

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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
AKG N40
Sony MH1CBLK
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N40
Sony MH1CBLK
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 MH1CBLK
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 MH1CBLK
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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