55points

Aedle VK-1

51points

Fostex TH610

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Fostex TH610
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15 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs Fostex TH610

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH610
55
points
Aedle VK-1
51
points
Fostex TH610

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than Fostex TH610?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 31dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 160g lighter
    215gvs375g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Fostex TH610 better than Aedle VK-1?

  • 25000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    45000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 7 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    25 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 15mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    55mmvs40mm

Price comparison

Design

1.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 TH610
2.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 TH610
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

375g

4.travel bag is included
?

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

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH610
5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH610
6.has an on-ear form
?

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Aedle VK-1
Fostex TH610

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

98dB/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 TH610
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

55mm

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 TH610

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