AudioQuest NightHawkHiFiMAN HE-500
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AudioQuest NightHawk vs HiFiMAN HE-500: 9 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. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AudioQuest NightHawk
HiFiMAN HE-500
73% have it

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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
HiFiMAN HE-500
38% have it

4. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AudioQuest NightHawk
HiFiMAN HE-500
44% have it

5. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AudioQuest NightHawk
HiFiMAN HE-500
55% have it

6. 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
HiFiMAN HE-500
42% have it

7. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AudioQuest NightHawk
HiFiMAN HE-500
65% have it

8. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AudioQuest NightHawk
HiFiMAN HE-500
87% have it

9. 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
HiFiMAN HE-500
10% have it

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