55points

Aedle VK-1

42points

Ultrasone HFI-580

Comparison winner
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16 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs Ultrasone HFI-580

Aedle VK-1
Ultrasone HFI-580
55
points
Aedle VK-1
42
points
Ultrasone HFI-580

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than Ultrasone HFI-580?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 28dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs101dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 70g lighter
    215gvs285g
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Ultrasone HFI-580 better than Aedle VK-1?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Can be folded
    ?

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
Ultrasone HFI-580
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
Ultrasone HFI-580
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

285g

4.travel bag is included
?

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

Aedle VK-1
Ultrasone HFI-580
5.can be folded
?

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

Aedle VK-1
Ultrasone HFI-580
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Aedle VK-1
Ultrasone HFI-580

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

101dB/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
Ultrasone HFI-580
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

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

50mm

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
Ultrasone HFI-580

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