62points

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

49points

Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear

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Audio-Technica ATH-M40x vs Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear
62
points
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
49
points
Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M40x better than Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs16Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 20g lighter
    240gvs260g
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m

Why is Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear better than Audio-Technica ATH-M40x?

  • 20dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    118dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 17 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    18 Ohmsvs35 Ohms
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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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.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear
2.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

240g

260g

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

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

24000Hz

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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

15Hz

16Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

98dB/mW

118dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

35 Ohms

18 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear

Features

1.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sennheiser Urbanite On Ear

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