58points

AKG N40

59points

Sony XBA-BT75

AKG N40
akg-n40 1
akg-n40 2
akg-n40 3
akg-n40 4
akg-n40 5
akg-n40 6
akg-n40 7
akg-n40 8
akg-n40 9
akg-n40 10
Sony XBA-BT75
Comparison winner
vs
vs

19 facts in comparison

AKG N40 vs Sony XBA-BT75

AKG N40
Sony XBA-BT75
58
points
AKG N40
59
points
Sony XBA-BT75

Why is AKG N40 better than Sony XBA-BT75?

  • 12000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    115dB/mWvs108dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 18g lighter
    ?

    22gvs40g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony XBA-BT75 better than AKG N40?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs10Hz
  • 12 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    8 Ohmsvs20 Ohms
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

Price comparison

AKG N40

ProductStorePrice
AKG N40 AmazonAKG N40 Canal Type Earphone high Resolut...AKG N40 Canal Type Earphone high Resolution corresponding 2WAY (Dynamic/BA) Hybrid Cable Detachable Black Chrome N40SIL
Amazon logo
$519.98
AKG N40 AmazonAKG N40 Customizable High-Resolution in-...AKG N40 Customizable High-Resolution in-Ear Headphones
Amazon logo
$184.99

Sony XBA-BT75

Buy used:

$92.52

ProductStorePrice
Sony XBA-BT75 AmazonSony XBABT75 Balanced Armature Bluetooth...Sony XBABT75 Balanced Armature Bluetooth In-Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$150.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N40
Sony XBA-BT75
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 XBA-BT75
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

40g

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.travel bag is included
AKG N40
Sony XBA-BT75
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 XBA-BT75
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 XBA-BT75
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

3Hz

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

28000Hz

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 XBA-BT75
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

108dB/mW

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

20 Ohms

8 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 XBA-BT75
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 XBA-BT75
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG N40
Sony XBA-BT75
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N40
Sony XBA-BT75
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 XBA-BT75
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 XBA-BT75
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 XBA-BT75
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Which are the best headphones?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.