55points

Aedle VK-1

41points

Fostex TH-900

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Fostex TH-900
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16 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs Fostex TH-900

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH-900
55
points
Aedle VK-1
41
points
Fostex TH-900

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than Fostex TH-900?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 29dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 185g lighter
    215gvs400g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Fostex TH-900 better than Aedle VK-1?

  • 25000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    45000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 7 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    25 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm

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.

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH-900
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.

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH-900
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.

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH-900
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

400g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH-900
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH-900

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

20000Hz

45000Hz

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

20Hz

5Hz

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

129dB/mW

100dB/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.

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH-900
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

32 Ohms

25 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

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

50mm

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.

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH-900

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