39points

HiFiMAN HE-300

37points

HiFiMAN HE-6

HiFiMAN HE-300
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HiFiMAN HE-300 vs HiFiMAN HE-6

HiFiMAN HE-300
HiFiMAN HE-6

Why is HiFiMAN HE-300 better than HiFiMAN HE-6?

  • 9.5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    93dB/mWvs83.5dB/mW
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 232g lighter
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    270gvs502g
  • 1m longer cable
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    3mvs2m

Why is HiFiMAN HE-6 better than HiFiMAN HE-300?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
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    8Hzvs15Hz
  • 43000Hz higher high-frequency
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    65000Hzvs22000Hz

Price comparison

HiFiMAN HE-6

Buy used:

$499.00

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HiFiMAN HE-6 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-Size Plana...HIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphones Adjustable Headphone with Comfortable Earpads Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping
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$184.71
HiFiMAN HE-6 AmazonHIFIMAN Deva (Wired Version) Over-Ear Fu...HIFIMAN Deva (Wired Version) Over-Ear Full-Size Open-Back Planar Magnetic Hi-Fi Headphone, for Audiophiles/Studio, Comfortable Headband, Great Sounding, Stereo/Balanced-Brown/Beige
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$219.00
HiFiMAN HE-6 AmazonHIFIMAN SUSVARA Over-Ear Full-Size Plana...HIFIMAN SUSVARA Over-Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphone
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$5,999.00
HiFiMAN HE-6 AmazonHIFIMAN SUNDARA Over-ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN SUNDARA Over-ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones with High Fidelity Design Easy to Drive by iPhone /Android Comfortable Headband Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping Black
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$349.00
HiFiMAN HE-6 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar...HIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphone
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$249.00
HiFiMAN HE-6 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-560 V2 Premium Planar Magneti...HIFIMAN HE-560 V2 Premium Planar Magnetic Headphones
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$899.00
HiFiMAN HE-6 AmazonHIFIMAN HE1000 V2 Over Ear Planar Magnet...HIFIMAN HE1000 V2 Over Ear Planar Magnetic Headphone
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$2,999.00
HiFiMAN HE-6 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones (Renewed)
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$140.00
HiFiMAN HE-6 AmazonMassdrop x HIFIMAN Edition XX Over-Ear P...Massdrop x HIFIMAN Edition XX Over-Ear Planar Magnetic Headphones
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$1,430.00

Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
HiFiMAN HE-300
HiFiMAN HE-6
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.
2.has a detachable cable
HiFiMAN HE-300
HiFiMAN HE-6
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weight

270g

502g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.travel bag is included
HiFiMAN HE-300
HiFiMAN HE-6
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
5.cable length

3m

2m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
6.has a straight plug
HiFiMAN HE-300
HiFiMAN HE-6
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

8Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

22000Hz

65000Hz

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

93dB/mW

83.5dB/mW

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

50 Ohms

50 Ohms

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.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
HiFiMAN HE-300
HiFiMAN HE-6
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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