47points

Etymotic hf5

45points

HiFiMAN RE400

Etymotic hf5
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HiFiMAN RE400
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13 facts in comparison

Etymotic hf5 vs HiFiMAN RE400

Etymotic hf5
HiFiMAN RE400
47
points
Etymotic hf5
45
points
HiFiMAN RE400

Why is Etymotic hf5 better than HiFiMAN RE400?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is HiFiMAN RE400 better than Etymotic hf5?

  • 7000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs15000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

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

Etymotic hf5
HiFiMAN RE400
2.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Etymotic hf5
HiFiMAN RE400
3.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Etymotic hf5
HiFiMAN RE400
4.has an in-ear form
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The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Etymotic hf5
HiFiMAN RE400
5.has an L-shaped plug
?

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

Etymotic hf5
HiFiMAN RE400
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.

Etymotic hf5
HiFiMAN RE400

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

15000Hz

22000Hz

2.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

105dB/mW

102dB/mW

3.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

20Hz

15Hz

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Etymotic hf5
HiFiMAN RE400
5.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

16 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Etymotic hf5
HiFiMAN RE400

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.

Etymotic hf5
HiFiMAN RE400

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