55points

Aedle VK-1

49points

Sony MDR ZX300

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Sony MDR ZX300
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16 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs Sony MDR ZX300

Aedle VK-1
Sony MDR ZX300
55
points
Aedle VK-1
49
points
Sony MDR ZX300

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than Sony MDR ZX300?

  • 27dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs30mm
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR ZX300 better than Aedle VK-1?

  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 95g lighter
    120gvs215g
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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
Sony MDR ZX300
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
Sony MDR ZX300
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

120g

4.travel bag is included
?

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

Aedle VK-1
Sony MDR ZX300
5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Aedle VK-1
Sony MDR ZX300
6.has an L-shaped plug
?

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

Aedle VK-1
Sony MDR ZX300

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

24000Hz

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

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.

Aedle VK-1
Sony MDR ZX300
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

24 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

30mm

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
Sony MDR ZX300

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