62points

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

50points

Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor

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Audio-Technica ATH-M40x vs Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor
62
points
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
50
points
Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M40x better than Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 28 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    35 Ohmsvs63 Ohms
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor better than Audio-Technica ATH-M40x?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    30000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs15Hz
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    106dB/mWvs98dB/mW

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor
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
Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor
3.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor
4.travel bag is included
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor
5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor
6.Has a coil cable
?

A coil cable offers more flexibility, as it can be further extended when in use, as well as retracted to take up less space when not in use.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

30000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

5Hz

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

98dB/mW

106dB/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.

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

35 Ohms

63 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

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

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

40mm

40mm

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Sony MDR-V6 Studio Monitor

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