55points

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

46points

Creative Aurvana Live

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
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Audio-Technica ATH-M40x vs Creative Aurvana Live

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Creative Aurvana Live
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Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
46
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Creative Aurvana Live

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M40x better than Creative Aurvana Live?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be folded
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  • 0.3m longer cable
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    3mvs2.7m
  • Has a coil cable
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Why is Creative Aurvana Live better than Audio-Technica ATH-M40x?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs15Hz
  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    103dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 3 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs35 Ohms
  • 30g lighter
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    210gvs240g

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M40x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M40x Professional Studio Monitor Headphone, Black, With Cutting Edge Engineering, 90 Degree Swiveling Earcups, Pro-grade Earpads/Headband, Detachable Cables Included
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$99.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x walmartReplacement Memory Ear Pad Cushion Prote...Replacement Memory Ear Pad Cushion Protein Leather for Audio-technica ATH-M40x M50 M50S M20 M30 M40 ATH-SX1 Headphone
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$7.89

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Creative Aurvana Live
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
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Creative Aurvana Live
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
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Creative Aurvana Live
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

240g

210g

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.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Creative Aurvana Live
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Creative Aurvana Live
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

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

24000Hz

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
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Creative Aurvana Live
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

98dB/mW

103dB/mW

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

35 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
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Creative Aurvana Live
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Creative Aurvana Live
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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