58points

AKG N40

53points

Sony WI-SP500

AKG N40
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20 facts in comparison

AKG N40 vs Sony WI-SP500

AKG N40
Sony WI-SP500
58
points
AKG N40
53
points
Sony WI-SP500

Why is AKG N40 better than Sony WI-SP500?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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Why is Sony WI-SP500 better than AKG N40?

  • 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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  • 4g lighter
    ?

    18gvs22g
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Price comparison

Sony WI-SP500

Buy used:

$8.54

ProductStorePrice
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, Bluetooth Earbuds, Black (International Version)
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$49.90
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, Black (WISP500/B) (Renewed)
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$17.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, Black (International Version)
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$49.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-XB400 Wireless In-Ear Extra Bass...Sony WI-XB400 Wireless In-Ear Extra Bass Headset/Headphones with mic for phone call, Black
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$58.00
Sony WI-SP500 aliexpressSony wi-sp500 headphones wireless earbud...Sony wi-sp500 headphones wireless earbuds Bluetooth NFC hands-free waterproof
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$26.86

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N40
Sony WI-SP500
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 WI-SP500
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 WI-SP500
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

22g

18g

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 WI-SP500
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 WI-SP500
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 WI-SP500
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 WI-SP500
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 WI-SP500
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG N40
Sony WI-SP500
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N40
Sony WI-SP500
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 WI-SP500
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 WI-SP500
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.control panel placed on a device
AKG N40
Sony WI-SP500
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 WI-SP500
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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