55points

AKG Y40

68points

JBL E40 BT

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT
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AKG Y40 vs JBL E40 BT

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT
55
points
AKG Y40
68
points
JBL E40 BT

Why is AKG Y40 better than JBL E40 BT?

  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    16Hzvs20Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    120dB/mWvs114dB/mW
  • 72g lighter
    133gvs205g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Why is JBL E40 BT better than AKG Y40?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT
2.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
JBL E40 BT
3.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Panasonic Technics EAH-AZ70W

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 200

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JBL E40 BT
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

133g

205g

6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

22000Hz

22000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

16Hz

20Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

120dB/mW

114dB/mW

4.has 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
JBL E40 BT
5.impedance
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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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

40mm

40mm

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT
3.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT
2.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
JBL E40 BT
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

For example

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Philips PH805

8

1

1

4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Bowers & Wilkins PI4

AKG Y40
JBL E40 BT
5.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
JBL E40 BT

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