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HiFiMAN HE-500

50points

House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless

HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
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HiFiMAN HE-500 vs House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless

HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless

Why is HiFiMAN HE-500 better than House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs20Hz
  • 30000Hz higher high-frequency
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    50000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless better than HiFiMAN HE-500?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 412g lighter
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    90gvs502g
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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Price comparison

HiFiMAN HE-500

Buy used:

$499.00

ProductStorePrice
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN Sundara Hi-Fi Headphone with 3.5...HIFIMAN Sundara Hi-Fi Headphone with 3.5mm Connector Cable for Audiophiles, Planar Magnetic, Comfortable Fit-Register to Get Extended Manufacturer's Warranty
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$349.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 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-500 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
Amazon logo
$349.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 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
Amazon logo
$169.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-560 V2 Premium Planar Magneti...HIFIMAN HE-560 V2 Premium Planar Magnetic Headphones
Amazon logo
$899.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$140.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 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
Amazon logo
$699.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar...HIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphone
Amazon logo
$249.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHifiman HE-560 Full-Size Planar Magnetic...Hifiman HE-560 Full-Size Planar Magnetic Over-Ear Headphones (Black/Woodgrain)
Amazon logo
$889.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
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-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
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-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

502g

90g

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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

20Hz

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

50000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.has a neodymium magnet
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.supports Wi-Fi
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.Has an in-line control panel
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
6.has a mute function
HiFiMAN HE-500
House of Marley Smile Jamaica Wireless
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Price comparison

HiFiMAN HE-500

Buy used:

$499.00

ProductStorePrice
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN Sundara Hi-Fi Headphone with 3.5...HIFIMAN Sundara Hi-Fi Headphone with 3.5mm Connector Cable for Audiophiles, Planar Magnetic, Comfortable Fit-Register to Get Extended Manufacturer's Warranty
Amazon logo
$349.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 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
Amazon logo
$184.71
HiFiMAN HE-500 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
Amazon logo
$349.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 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
Amazon logo
$169.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-560 V2 Premium Planar Magneti...HIFIMAN HE-560 V2 Premium Planar Magnetic Headphones
Amazon logo
$899.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$140.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 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
Amazon logo
$699.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar...HIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphone
Amazon logo
$249.00
HiFiMAN HE-500 AmazonHifiman HE-560 Full-Size Planar Magnetic...Hifiman HE-560 Full-Size Planar Magnetic Over-Ear Headphones (Black/Woodgrain)
Amazon logo
$889.00

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