70points

AKG Y400

39points

Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear

AKG Y400
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AKG Y400 vs Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear

AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear

Why is AKG Y400 better than Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear?

  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.1
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Can be folded
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has voice prompts
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Why is Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear better than AKG Y400?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG Y400
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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 Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.can be folded
AKG Y400
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
3.has a neodymium magnet
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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 Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

5

4.1

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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 Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

2

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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.
5.Has voice prompts
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
6.has a mute function
AKG Y400
Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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