58points
33points

AKG N40

60points
54points

Sony WF-SP700N

AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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22 facts in comparison

AKG N40 vs Sony WF-SP700N

AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
58
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AKG N40
60
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Sony WF-SP700N

Why is AKG N40 better than Sony WF-SP700N?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 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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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sony WF-SP700N better than AKG N40?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 14.4g lighter
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    7.6gvs22g
  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • Control panel placed on a device
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Price comparison

Sony WF-SP700N

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$29.48

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Sony WF-SP700N AmazonSony Wireless Bluetooth in Ear Headphone...Sony Wireless Bluetooth in Ear Headphones: Noise Cancelling Sports Workout Ear Buds for Exercise and Running - Cordless, Sweatproof Sport Earphones, Built-in Microphone, Extra BASS – Blue WF-SP700N/L
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$90.99
Sony WF-SP700N AmazonSony WF-SP700N True Wireless Noise Cance...Sony WF-SP700N True Wireless Noise Canceling Sports Headphones (White) with 1000mAh Fast Charging Battery Pack Bundle (2 Items)
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Sony WF-SP700N AmazonSony WF-SP700N Sport True Wireless Bluet...Sony WF-SP700N Sport True Wireless Bluetooth In Ear Headphones w/ Noise Canceling - Black (Renewed)
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$64.99
Sony WF-SP700N AmazonSony WF-SP700NP Pink Wireless Headphones...Sony WF-SP700NP Pink Wireless Headphones
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
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 WF-SP700N
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.sweat resistance
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

22g

7.6g

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.
5.travel bag is included
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
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 WF-SP700N
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

20Hz

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 WF-SP700N
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
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 rechargeable battery
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
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

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
AKG N40
Sony WF-SP700N
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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