43points

Grado PS500

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Grado PS500 review: specs and price

Grado PS500
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Grado PS500

Why is Grado PS500 better than the average?

  • Highest frequency
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    29000Hzvs24461.4Hz
  • Lowest frequency
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    14Hzvs14.09Hz
  • Impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs33.45 Ohms
  • Driver unit size
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    40mmvs31.13mm
  • Cable length
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    2mvs1.67m

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Grado PS500
2.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

300g

3.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

2m

4.has an on-ear form
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This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Grado PS500
5.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.

Grado PS500
6.has an open-back design
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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.

Grado PS500

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

29000Hz

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

14Hz

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

98dB/mW

4.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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

5.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.

Grado PS500
6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

40mm

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