58points

AKG N40

70points

SoundMagic WP10

AKG N40
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23 facts in comparison

AKG N40 vs SoundMagic WP10

AKG N40
SoundMagic WP10
58
points
AKG N40
70
points
SoundMagic WP10

Why is AKG N40 better than SoundMagic WP10?

  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs30000Hz
  • 20dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    115dB/mWvs95dB/mW
  • 12 Ohms lower impedance
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    20 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 309g lighter
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    22gvs331g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    2vs1

Why is SoundMagic WP10 better than AKG N40?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

AKG N40

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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
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$519.98
AKG N40 AmazonAKG N40 Customizable High-Resolution in-...AKG N40 Customizable High-Resolution in-Ear Headphones
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$184.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N40
SoundMagic WP10
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 an over-the-ear form
AKG N40
SoundMagic WP10
Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG N40
SoundMagic WP10
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

22g

331g

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
SoundMagic WP10
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an in-ear form
AKG N40
SoundMagic WP10
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

10Hz

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

30000Hz

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
SoundMagic WP10
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

95dB/mW

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

20 Ohms

32 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
SoundMagic WP10
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
SoundMagic WP10
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
AKG N40
SoundMagic WP10
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG N40
SoundMagic WP10
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N40
SoundMagic WP10
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
SoundMagic WP10
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
SoundMagic WP10
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
SoundMagic WP10
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
4.warranty period

2

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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