AKG Y40
AKG Y40
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AKG Y40: 19 facts and highlights

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
22000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
16Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz

3. weight

133g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g

4. has sound isolation / passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
AKG Y40
48% have it

5. impedance

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.
32Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
120dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG Y40
73% have it

8. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
AKG Y40
38% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG Y40
31% have it

10. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
AKG Y40
44% have it

11. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
40mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG Y40
54% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG Y40
64% have it

14. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8

15. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m

16. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
AKG Y40
22% have it

17. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AKG Y40
87% have it

18. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
2
Beyerdynamic T1 (2016): 5

19. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
AKG Y40
0% have it

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