62points

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

45points

Ultrasone HFI-780

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Audio-Technica ATH-M40x vs Ultrasone HFI-780

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Ultrasone HFI-780
62
points
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
45
points
Ultrasone HFI-780

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M40x better than Ultrasone HFI-780?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    98dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 45g lighter
    240gvs285g
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Why is Ultrasone HFI-780 better than Audio-Technica ATH-M40x?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    26000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs15Hz
  • 1m longer cable
    ?

    4mvs3m

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
Ultrasone HFI-780
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
Ultrasone HFI-780
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
Ultrasone HFI-780
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

240g

285g

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
Ultrasone HFI-780
6.can be folded
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Ultrasone HFI-780

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

26000Hz

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

10Hz

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

96dB/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
Ultrasone HFI-780
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

35 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Ultrasone HFI-780

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
Ultrasone HFI-780

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