55points

Aedle VK-1

50points

Sony XBA-4

Comparison winner
Aedle VK-1
Sony XBA-4
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16 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs Sony XBA-4

Aedle VK-1
Sony XBA-4
55
points
Aedle VK-1
50
points
Sony XBA-4

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than Sony XBA-4?

  • 21dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs108dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony XBA-4 better than Aedle VK-1?

  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 17Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs20Hz
  • 24 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    8 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 207g lighter
    8gvs215g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.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 XBA-4
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

8g

3.travel bag is included
?

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

Aedle VK-1
Sony XBA-4
4.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Aedle VK-1
Sony XBA-4
5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Aedle VK-1
Sony XBA-4
6.has an in-ear form
?

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Aedle VK-1
Sony XBA-4

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

28000Hz

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

3Hz

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

108dB/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 XBA-4
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

8 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
Sony XBA-4

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 XBA-4

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