55points

Aedle VK-1

38points

Grado RS1e

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16 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs Grado RS1e

Aedle VK-1
Grado RS1e
55
points
Aedle VK-1
38
points
Grado RS1e

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than Grado RS1e?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 29.2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs99.8dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 40g lighter
    215gvs255g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Grado RS1e better than Aedle VK-1?

  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    30000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

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
Grado RS1e
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
Grado RS1e
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

255g

4.travel bag is included
?

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

Aedle VK-1
Grado RS1e
5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Aedle VK-1
Grado RS1e
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
Grado RS1e

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

30000Hz

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

12Hz

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

99.8dB/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
Grado RS1e
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

32 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
Grado RS1e

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