AudioQuest NightHawkUltrasone Edition 12
Top 91%122 points
Top 91%
Top 51%649 points
Top 51%
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Ultrasone Edition 12
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AudioQuest NightHawk vs Ultrasone Edition 12: 12 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
42000Hz

2. 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
Ultrasone Edition 12
48% have it

3. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
AudioQuest NightHawk
Ultrasone Edition 12
33% have it

4. 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
Ultrasone Edition 12
73% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AudioQuest NightHawk
Ultrasone Edition 12
25% have it

6. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
AudioQuest NightHawk
Ultrasone Edition 12
44% have it

7. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
50mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm

8. 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
Ultrasone Edition 12
42% have it

9. 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.
AudioQuest NightHawk
Ultrasone Edition 12
75% have it

10. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AudioQuest NightHawk
Ultrasone Edition 12
16% have it

11. 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
Ultrasone Edition 12
87% have it

12. 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
Ultrasone Edition 12
10% have it

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