55points

Aedle VK-1

51points

Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2

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18 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2

Aedle VK-1
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
55
points
Aedle VK-1
51
points
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2?

  • 14dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs115dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 30.8mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs9.2mm
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2 better than Aedle VK-1?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 195g lighter
    20gvs215g
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has an earbud form
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.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.

Aedle VK-1
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
2.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Aedle VK-1
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

20g

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

Aedle VK-1
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
5.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Aedle VK-1
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
6.has an in-ear form
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The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Aedle VK-1
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

20000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

20Hz

10Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

129dB/mW

115dB/mW

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

Aedle VK-1
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
5.impedance
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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

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.driver unit size
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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

9.2mm

Connectivity

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

Aedle VK-1
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2

Features

1.has an in-line control panel
?

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

Aedle VK-1
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2

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