48points

Fostex T60RP

44points

HiFiMAN HE-500

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HiFiMAN HE-500
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Fostex T60RP vs HiFiMAN HE-500

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
48
points
Fostex T60RP
44
points
HiFiMAN HE-500

Why is Fostex T60RP better than HiFiMAN HE-500?

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

    92dB/mWvs89dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 122g lighter
    380gvs502g

Why is HiFiMAN HE-500 better than Fostex T60RP?

  • 15000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    50000Hzvs35000Hz
  • 12 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    38 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • 1.5m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.5m

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.

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
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.

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
4.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

380g

502g

6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500

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

35000Hz

50000Hz

2.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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

15Hz

15Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

92dB/mW

89dB/mW

4.has 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

Skullcandy Sesh

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
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

50 Ohms

38 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
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.

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
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

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
4.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
5.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

For example

Debussy Nathaniel

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
6.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

For example

JBL Reflect Contour 2

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
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

Beats Solo Pro

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
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

Jabra Elite 75t

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
5.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500
6.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Fostex T60RP
HiFiMAN HE-500

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