74points

Klipsch Mode M40

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Status OB-1

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Klipsch Mode M40 vs Status OB-1

Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

Why is Klipsch Mode M40 better than Status OB-1?

  • 22 Ohms lower impedance
    32 Ohmsvs54 Ohms
  • 32.4g lighter
    356gvs388.4g
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Travel bag is included

Why is Status OB-1 better than Klipsch Mode M40?

  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
    30000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    15Hzvs20Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • 2mm bigger driver unit
    42mmvs40mm
  • Has included ear pads
  • 1.8m longer cable
    3mvs1.2m
  • Has an open-back design

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

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 a detachable cable
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has an over-the-ear form
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

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.

4.weight

356g

388.4g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.sweat resistant
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

JBL Under Armour True Wireless Flash

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

30000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

20Hz

15Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

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

97.5dB/mW

95dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.impedance

32 Ohms

54 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

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

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a removable battery
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

JBL Under Armour True Wireless Flash

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

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

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

3.has a noise canceling microphone
Klipsch Mode M40
Status OB-1

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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