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AKG K44 Perception vs HiFiMAN HE-400: 14 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

3. weight

250g lighter.

4. has sound isolation / passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
AKG K44 Perception
HiFiMAN HE-400
49% have it

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.

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG K44 Perception
HiFiMAN HE-400
73% have it

8. 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.
AKG K44 Perception
HiFiMAN HE-400
38% have it

9. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K44 Perception
HiFiMAN HE-400
44% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K44 Perception
HiFiMAN HE-400
55% have it

11. 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.
AKG K44 Perception
HiFiMAN HE-400
42% have it

12. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

13. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AKG K44 Perception
HiFiMAN HE-400
87% have it

14. is open backed

The device is designed to allow sound out through the back of the earcup and provides very natural and accurate sound. It's good for home listening.
AKG K44 Perception
HiFiMAN HE-400
10% have it

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