39points

HiFiMAN HE-400

41points

Koss PortaPro KTC

HiFiMAN HE-400
Koss PortaPro KTC
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HiFiMAN HE-400 vs Koss PortaPro KTC

HiFiMAN HE-400
Koss PortaPro KTC
39
points
HiFiMAN HE-400
41
points
Koss PortaPro KTC

Why is HiFiMAN HE-400 better than Koss PortaPro KTC?

  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
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    35000Hzvs25000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 25 Ohms lower impedance
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    35 Ohmsvs60 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Koss PortaPro KTC better than HiFiMAN HE-400?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 8.5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    101dB/mWvs92.5dB/mW
  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an on-ear form
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Price comparison

HiFiMAN HE-400

Buy used:

$70.30

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HiFiMAN HE-400 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400i 2020 Version Full-Size Ov...HIFIMAN HE400i 2020 Version Full-Size Over-Ear Planar Magnetic Professional Headphones with Enhanced Headband, 3.5mm Connector, for Audiophiles, Great Sound Quality, Stereo-Black
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$169.00
HiFiMAN HE-400 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar...HIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphone
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$229.00
HiFiMAN HE-400 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-400 AmazonMassdrop x HIFIMAN Edition XX Over-Ear P...Massdrop x HIFIMAN Edition XX Over-Ear Planar Magnetic Headphones
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$630.00
HiFiMAN HE-400 AmazonHIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar M...HIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar Magnetic Audiophile Adjustable Headphone
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$1,599.00
HiFiMAN HE-400 AmazonHIFIMAN Ananda Over-Ear Full-Size Planar...HIFIMAN Ananda Over-Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphones with High Fidelity Design Easy to Drive by iPhone/Android Studio Comfortable Earpads Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping
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$699.00
HiFiMAN HE-400 walmartHIFIMAN HE400i Over Ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN HE400i Over Ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones
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$218.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
HiFiMAN HE-400
Koss PortaPro KTC
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
HiFiMAN HE-400
Koss PortaPro KTC
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.
3.has a detachable cable
HiFiMAN HE-400
Koss PortaPro KTC
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.can be folded
HiFiMAN HE-400
Koss PortaPro KTC
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
HiFiMAN HE-400
Koss PortaPro KTC
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an on-ear form
HiFiMAN HE-400
Koss PortaPro KTC
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.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

15Hz

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

35000Hz

25000Hz

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

92.5dB/mW

101dB/mW

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

35 Ohms

60 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-400
Koss PortaPro KTC
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Has an in-line control panel
HiFiMAN HE-400
Koss PortaPro KTC
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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