55points

Aedle VK-1

54points

Westone UM2 RC

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16 facts in comparison

Aedle VK-1 vs Westone UM2 RC

Aedle VK-1
Westone UM2 RC
55
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Aedle VK-1
54
points
Westone UM2 RC

Why is Aedle VK-1 better than Westone UM2 RC?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    20000Hzvs18000Hz
  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    129dB/mWvs119dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Westone UM2 RC better than Aedle VK-1?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 5 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    27 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

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
Westone UM2 RC
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
Westone UM2 RC
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
Westone UM2 RC
4.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Aedle VK-1
Westone UM2 RC
5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Aedle VK-1
Westone UM2 RC
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
Westone UM2 RC

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

18000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

20Hz

3.sound pressure level
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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

119dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Aedle VK-1
Westone UM2 RC
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

27 Ohms

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
Westone UM2 RC

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Aedle VK-1
Westone UM2 RC

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