HiFiMAN HE-300
Top 39%393 points
Top 39%
Lowest frequency
Number of headphones
lowmidhigh
Top 95%
280 headphones
9.25Hz - 17.5Hz
NaN% of all headphonesYes
No
lowest frequency
highest frequency
impedance
sound pressure level
weight

HiFiMAN HE-300: 15 facts and highlights

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
22000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
152
0

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
15Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
141
0

3. weight

270g
AKG IP2: 3g
122
0

4. 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.
50Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
97
0

5. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
93dB/mW
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 130dB/mW
78
0

6. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
HiFiMAN HE-300
73% have it
72
0

7. 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.
HiFiMAN HE-300
37% have it
63
0

8. 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
51
0

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
HiFiMAN HE-300
54% have it
49
0

10. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
HiFiMAN HE-300
42% have it
48
0

11. 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.
HiFiMAN HE-300
42% have it
46
0

12. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
HiFiMAN HE-300
65% have it
44
0

13. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
35
0

14. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
HiFiMAN HE-300
87% have it
28
0

15. is open backed

The device is designed to allow sound out through the back of the earcup and provides very natural and accurate sound. It's good for home listening.
HiFiMAN HE-300
10% have it
26
0

Top 10 headphones

Add to comparison
  • HiFiMAN HE-300
Compare