AudioQuest NightHawkHiFiMAN HE-500
Top 91%120 points
Top 91%
Top 56%576 points
Top 56%
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HiFiMAN 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.
10000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
50000Hz

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 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
54% have it

5. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AudioQuest NightHawk
HiFiMAN HE-500
42% 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
64% 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. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
AudioQuest NightHawk
HiFiMAN HE-500
10% have it

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