58points

Brainwavz HM2

48points

Ultrasone Edition 8

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Ultrasone Edition 8
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Brainwavz HM2 vs Ultrasone Edition 8

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
58
points
Brainwavz HM2
48
points
Ultrasone Edition 8

Why is Brainwavz HM2 better than Ultrasone Edition 8?

  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has removable speakers
    ?

Why is Ultrasone Edition 8 better than Brainwavz HM2?

  • 22000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    42000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    6Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    30 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 137.1g lighter
    293.9gvs431g
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?

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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.

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
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.

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
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.

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

431g

293.9g

5.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Jaybird Vista

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and consume less storage space.

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

20000Hz

42000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

10Hz

6Hz

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

104dB/mW

96dB/mW

4.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.

For example

Jaybird Vista

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
5.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

32 Ohms

30 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
?

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
2.control panel placed on a device
?

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

For example

Jaybird Vista

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
3.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.

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz HM2
Ultrasone Edition 8

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