55points

Aedle VK-1

41points

JBL Synchros S500

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16 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs JBL Synchros S500

Aedle VK-1
JBL Synchros S500
55
points
Aedle VK-1
41
points
JBL Synchros S500

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than JBL Synchros S500?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 12dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs117dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is JBL Synchros S500 better than Aedle VK-1?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

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
JBL Synchros S500
2.has a detachable cable
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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
JBL Synchros S500
3.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
JBL Synchros S500
4.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Aedle VK-1
JBL Synchros S500
5.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
JBL Synchros S500
6.has a straight plug
?

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Aedle VK-1
JBL Synchros S500

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

22000Hz

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

10Hz

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

117dB/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
JBL Synchros S500
5.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

6.has a neodymium magnet
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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
JBL Synchros S500

Power

1.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Aedle VK-1
JBL Synchros S500

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
JBL Synchros S500

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

Aedle VK-1
JBL Synchros S500
2.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
JBL Synchros S500

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