40points

HiFiMAN HE-400

39points

HiFiMAN HE-560

HiFiMAN HE-400
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HiFiMAN HE-400 vs HiFiMAN HE-560

HiFiMAN HE-400
HiFiMAN HE-560
40
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HiFiMAN HE-400
39
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HiFiMAN HE-560

Why is HiFiMAN HE-400 better than HiFiMAN HE-560?

  • 2.5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    92.5dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • 15 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    35 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 1m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs2m

Why is HiFiMAN HE-560 better than HiFiMAN HE-400?

  • 15000Hz higher high-frequency
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    50000Hzvs35000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs20Hz
  • 65g lighter
    375gvs440g

Price comparison

Design

1.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.

HiFiMAN HE-400
HiFiMAN HE-560
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

HiFiMAN HE-400
HiFiMAN HE-560
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

440g

375g

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

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

2m

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.

HiFiMAN HE-400
HiFiMAN HE-560
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.

HiFiMAN HE-400
HiFiMAN HE-560

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

35000Hz

50000Hz

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

92.5dB/mW

90dB/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.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

35 Ohms

50 Ohms

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.

HiFiMAN HE-400
HiFiMAN HE-560

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