64points

M-Audio Studiophile Q40

86points

Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Comparison winner
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
vs
vs

38 facts in comparison

M-Audio Studiophile Q40 vs Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
64
points
86
points

Why is M-Audio Studiophile Q40 better than Marshall Monitor Bluetooth?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 21g lighter
    250gvs271g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has a straight plug

Why is Marshall Monitor Bluetooth better than M-Audio Studiophile Q40?

  • 36 Ohms lower impedance
    28 Ohmsvs64 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has a rechargeable battery

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

250g

271g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has a tangle free cable
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

SoundMagic E11C

6.sweat resistant
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

For example

JBL Under Armour True Wireless Flash

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

20Hz

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

2.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

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

3.sound pressure level

116dB/mW

98dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

JBL Live 650BTNC

6.has a neodymium magnet
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

4.Has WiFi
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

2.can be used as a headset
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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.

3.has an in-line control panel
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

4.has a noise canceling microphone
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

Videos

Powered by

Top 10 headphones

Add to comparison
    This page is currently only available in English.