43points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

40points

HiFiMAN HE-400

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X vs HiFiMAN HE-400

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
HiFiMAN HE-400
43
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X
40
points
HiFiMAN HE-400

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X better than HiFiMAN HE-400?

  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 7.5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs92.5dB/mW
  • 175g lighter
    265gvs440g

Why is HiFiMAN HE-400 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X?

  • 3 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    35 Ohmsvs38 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900X AmazonAudio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audi...Audio Technica ATH-AD900X Open-Back Audiophile Headphones
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$144.50

HiFiMAN HE-400

Buy used:

$298.00

ProductStorePrice
HiFiMAN HE-400 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-Size Plana...HIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphones Adjustable Headphone with Comfortable Earpads Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping
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$185.00
HiFiMAN HE-400 AmazonHIFIMAN RE400 in-Ear Monitor-Hi Fi Earph...HIFIMAN RE400 in-Ear Monitor-Hi Fi Earphone/Earbud
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$33.00
HiFiMAN HE-400 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones (Renewed)
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$130.00
HiFiMAN HE-400 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar...HIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphone
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$179.40
HiFiMAN HE-400 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400i Over Ear Open Back Magnet...HIFIMAN HE400i Over Ear Open Back Magnetic Planar Reference Studio Headphone with 3.5mm Plug-in Connector-Extended Manufacturer's Warranty
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$169.00
HiFiMAN HE-400 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-400 AmazonDrop + HIFIMAN HE4XX Planar Magnetic Ove...Drop + HIFIMAN HE4XX Planar Magnetic Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones
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$165.70
HiFiMAN HE-400 AmazonMassdrop x HIFIMAN Edition XX Over-Ear P...Massdrop x HIFIMAN Edition XX Over-Ear Planar Magnetic Headphones
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$629.18
HiFiMAN HE-400 AmazonHIFIMAN HE5se Full-Size Over Ear Planar ...HIFIMAN HE5se Full-Size Over Ear Planar Magnetic Audiophile Adjustable Headphone Comfortable Earpads Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping
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$348.99
HiFiMAN HE-400 walmartHIFIMAN HE400i Over Ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN HE400i Over Ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones
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$218.00

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

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HiFiMAN HE-400
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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-AD900X
HiFiMAN HE-400
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

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HiFiMAN HE-400
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

440g

5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

3m

6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

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HiFiMAN HE-400

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

35000Hz

35000Hz

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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

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

100dB/mW

92.5dB/mW

4.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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

38 Ohms

35 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.

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HiFiMAN HE-400

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