55points

Aedle VK-1

43points

HiFiMAN HE-6

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HiFiMAN HE-6
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16 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs HiFiMAN HE-6

Aedle VK-1
HiFiMAN HE-6
55
points
Aedle VK-1
43
points
HiFiMAN HE-6

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than HiFiMAN HE-6?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 45.5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs83.5dB/mW
  • 18 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 287g lighter
    215gvs502g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is HiFiMAN HE-6 better than Aedle VK-1?

  • 45000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    65000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 12Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    8Hzvs20Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

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
HiFiMAN HE-6
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
HiFiMAN HE-6
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

502g

4.travel bag is included
?

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

Aedle VK-1
HiFiMAN HE-6
5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Aedle VK-1
HiFiMAN HE-6
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Aedle VK-1
HiFiMAN HE-6

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

65000Hz

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

8Hz

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

83.5dB/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
HiFiMAN HE-6
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

50 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Aedle VK-1
HiFiMAN HE-6

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
HiFiMAN HE-6

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