Although they’re not one of the most prominent brands in the audio industry, AKG has consistently produced some of the most well respected professional hardware that money can buy. Their studio headphones have been used to produce some of the most prolific albums in history, and their microphones are found in concerts all over the world.
While they’ve always had a role in consumer grade audio gear, they’re often considered a bit of a best-kept secret. With products ranging from affordable to premium, they’ve got something for almost anyone’s taste.
The N40 are their latest top of the line earbuds. With the marketplace dominated by companies like Sure and Sennheiser, can these little earbuds keep up? We decided to find out for ourselves.