41points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X

48points

HiFiMAN HE-500

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
HiFiMAN HE-500
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X vs HiFiMAN HE-500

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
HiFiMAN HE-500
41
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
48
points
HiFiMAN HE-500

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X better than HiFiMAN HE-500?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs15Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 14dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    103dB/mWvs89dB/mW
  • 237g lighter
    265gvs502g

Why is HiFiMAN HE-500 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    50000Hzvs45000Hz
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    38 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Price comparison

HiFiMAN HE-500

Buy used:

$304.99

ProductStorePrice
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonMassdrop x HIFIMAN HE4XX Planar Magnetic...Massdrop x HIFIMAN HE4XX Planar Magnetic Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones
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$150.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-560 V2 Premium Planar Magneti...HIFIMAN HE-560 V2 Premium Planar Magnetic Headphones
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$795.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHifiman HE-560 Full-Size Planar Magnetic...Hifiman HE-560 Full-Size Planar Magnetic Over-Ear Headphones (Black/Woodgrain)
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$894.94
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones (Renewed)
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$149.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar...HIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphone
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$228.95
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonMonolith M1060 Over Ear Planar Magnetic ...Monolith M1060 Over Ear Planar Magnetic Headphones - Black/Wood With 106mm Driver, Open Back Design, Comfort Ear Pads For Studio/Professional
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$299.99
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN SUNDARA Over-ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN SUNDARA Over-ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones with High Fidelity Design Easy to Drive by iPhone /Android Comfortable Headband Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping Black
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$349.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonMassdrop x HIFIMAN Edition XX Over-Ear P...Massdrop x HIFIMAN Edition XX Over-Ear Planar Magnetic Headphones
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$650.00

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. Show more

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
HiFiMAN HE-500
2.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
HiFiMAN HE-500
3.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
HiFiMAN HE-500
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

502g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
HiFiMAN HE-500
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
HiFiMAN HE-500

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-Z1

120000Hz

45000Hz

50000Hz

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

5Hz

15Hz

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

103dB/mW

89dB/mW

4.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

40 Ohms

38 Ohms

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
HiFiMAN HE-500

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