Abyss AB-1266Audeze EL-8 TitaniumAudio-Technica ATH-M40x
Top 44%388 points
Top 44%
Top 7%642 points
Top 7%
Top 22%536 points
Top 22%
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
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Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
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Top specs and features

Abyss AB-1266 vs Audeze EL-8 Titanium vs Audio-Technica ATH-M40x: 21 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
50000Hz
24000Hz

2. lowest frequency

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

3. weight

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.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
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.
30Ohms
35Ohms

6. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
33% have it

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.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
73% have it

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
25% have it

9. 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.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
38% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
31% have it

11. 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.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
44% have it

12. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
36% have it

13. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
75% have it

14. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
54% have it

15. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
42% have it

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
64% have it

17. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
8% have it

18. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

19. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
3% have it

20. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
87% have it

21. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Abyss AB-1266
Audeze EL-8 Titanium
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
10% have it

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