55points

Aedle VK-1

59points

Philips CitiScape Downtown

Aedle VK-1
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20 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs Philips CitiScape Downtown

Aedle VK-1
Philips CitiScape Downtown
55
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Aedle VK-1
59
points
Philips CitiScape Downtown

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than Philips CitiScape Downtown?

  • 27dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 183g lighter
    215gvs398g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Philips CitiScape Downtown better than Aedle VK-1?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    18Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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
Philips CitiScape Downtown
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Aedle VK-1
Philips CitiScape Downtown
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
Philips CitiScape Downtown
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

398g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Aedle VK-1
Philips CitiScape Downtown
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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Philips CitiScape Downtown

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

18Hz

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

102dB/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.

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Philips CitiScape Downtown
5.impedance
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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

40mm

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.

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Philips CitiScape Downtown

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
Philips CitiScape Downtown
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
Philips CitiScape Downtown

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