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HiFiMAN HE-560

HiFiMAN HE-560
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HiFiMAN HE-560 review: specs and price

HiFiMAN HE-560

Why is HiFiMAN HE-560 better than the average?

  • Highest frequency
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    50000Hzvs25054.14Hz
  • Cable length
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    2mvs1.65m

Price comparison

HiFiMAN HE-560

ProductStorePrice
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonDROP + HIFIMAN HE5XX Planar Magnetic Ove...DROP + HIFIMAN HE5XX Planar Magnetic Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones, Black
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$235.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400i Over Ear Open Back Magnet...HIFIMAN HE400i Over Ear Open Back Magnetic Planar Reference Studio Headphone with 3.5mm Plug-in Connector-Extended Manufacturer's Warranty
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$179.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar...HIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphone
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$249.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones (Renewed)
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$175.47
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN SUNDARA Hi-Fi Headphone with 3.5...HIFIMAN SUNDARA Hi-Fi Headphone with 3.5mm Connectors, Planar Magnetic, Comfortable Fit with Updated Earpads-Black, 2020 Version
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$349.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 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-560 AmazonHIFIMAN TWS600 True Wireless HiFi Waterp...HIFIMAN TWS600 True Wireless HiFi Waterproof Noise-Isolated Sports Earphones with Mic Charging Case,38.5H Playtime,Bluetooth 5.0,Low Latency
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$99.99
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN HE5se Full-Size Over Ear Planar ...HIFIMAN HE5se Full-Size Over Ear Planar Magnetic Audiophile Adjustable Headphone Comfortable Earpads Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping
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$375.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN TWS800 High Impedance True Wirel...HIFIMAN TWS800 High Impedance True Wireless Earphones with Built-in Amp for Audiophiles, Great-Sounding HiFi Waterproof Noise-Isolated with Mic Charging Case, Touch Control, Bluetooth 5.0-Silver
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$299.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHifiMan Electronics Edition S Open/Close...HifiMan Electronics Edition S Open/Closed Back On-Ear Dynamic Headphones (Black)
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$149.95
HiFiMAN HE-560 aliexpress1 pair of Memory Foam Protein Leather Ea...1 pair of Memory Foam Protein Leather Earpads Replacement Ear Pads Spnge for HIFIMAN HE300 HE400 HE500 HE560 HE4 HE6 HE5 HE5LE
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$10.99
HiFiMAN HE-560 aliexpressHard Storage Case Travel Box For Hifiman...Hard Storage Case Travel Box For Hifiman All HE-Series HE400S HE560 HE400i HE300 HE400 HE500 HE4 HE5 HE6 HE5LE Headphone
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$24.25
HiFiMAN HE-560 aliexpress1 pair of Thicken Replacement Ear Pads C...1 pair of Thicken Replacement Ear Pads Cushions for HIFIMAN HE300 HE400 HE500 HE560 HE4 HE6 HE5 HE5LE Sleeve Headset Earphone
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$13.69
HiFiMAN HE-560 aliexpressWhiyo Protein Leather for HIFIMAN HE300 ...Whiyo Protein Leather for HIFIMAN HE300 HE400 HE500 HE560 HE4 HE6 HE5 HE5LE Replacement Ear Pads Cushion Cover Earpads Pillow
aliexpress logo
$12.08
HiFiMAN HE-560 aliexpressIMTTSTR 1 pair of Velvet Leather EarPads...IMTTSTR 1 pair of Velvet Leather EarPads for HIFIMAN HE300 HE400 HE500 HE560 Headphones Cushion Earmuff Replacement
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$11.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
HiFiMAN HE-560
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
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-560
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-560
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
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.
7.can be folded
HiFiMAN HE-560
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
8.travel bag is included
HiFiMAN HE-560
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
9.has an in-ear form
HiFiMAN HE-560
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Sound quality

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
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.
Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
HiFiMAN HE-560
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
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.
8.driver unit size

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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
9.diaphragm size

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The diaphragm moves air back and forth to create sound. The bigger the diaphragm, the more bass it can produce.

Power

1.Battery life

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The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

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The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

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Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
HiFiMAN HE-560
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
7.Battery life of charging case

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The battery life of the charging case as given by the manufacturer. A charging case with a longer battery life allows you to recharge your headphones on the go multiple times before having to recharge the case itself.
8.has a removable battery
HiFiMAN HE-560
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
HiFiMAN HE-560
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

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Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
HiFiMAN HE-560
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
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.

Features

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.
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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.
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
7.Has voice prompts
HiFiMAN HE-560
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.
8.has a mute function
HiFiMAN HE-560
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
9.multipoint count

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Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.

Price comparison

HiFiMAN HE-560

ProductStorePrice
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonDROP + HIFIMAN HE5XX Planar Magnetic Ove...DROP + HIFIMAN HE5XX Planar Magnetic Over-Ear Open-Back Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$235.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400i Over Ear Open Back Magnet...HIFIMAN HE400i Over Ear Open Back Magnetic Planar Reference Studio Headphone with 3.5mm Plug-in Connector-Extended Manufacturer's Warranty
Amazon logo
$179.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar...HIFIMAN HE400S Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphone
Amazon logo
$249.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$175.47
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN SUNDARA Hi-Fi Headphone with 3.5...HIFIMAN SUNDARA Hi-Fi Headphone with 3.5mm Connectors, Planar Magnetic, Comfortable Fit with Updated Earpads-Black, 2020 Version
Amazon logo
$349.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN SUSVARA Over-Ear Full-Size Plana...HIFIMAN SUSVARA Over-Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphone
Amazon logo
$5,999.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN TWS600 True Wireless HiFi Waterp...HIFIMAN TWS600 True Wireless HiFi Waterproof Noise-Isolated Sports Earphones with Mic Charging Case,38.5H Playtime,Bluetooth 5.0,Low Latency
Amazon logo
$99.99
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN HE5se Full-Size Over Ear Planar ...HIFIMAN HE5se Full-Size Over Ear Planar Magnetic Audiophile Adjustable Headphone Comfortable Earpads Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping
Amazon logo
$375.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHIFIMAN TWS800 High Impedance True Wirel...HIFIMAN TWS800 High Impedance True Wireless Earphones with Built-in Amp for Audiophiles, Great-Sounding HiFi Waterproof Noise-Isolated with Mic Charging Case, Touch Control, Bluetooth 5.0-Silver
Amazon logo
$299.00
HiFiMAN HE-560 AmazonHifiMan Electronics Edition S Open/Close...HifiMan Electronics Edition S Open/Closed Back On-Ear Dynamic Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$149.95
HiFiMAN HE-560 aliexpress1 pair of Memory Foam Protein Leather Ea...1 pair of Memory Foam Protein Leather Earpads Replacement Ear Pads Spnge for HIFIMAN HE300 HE400 HE500 HE560 HE4 HE6 HE5 HE5LE
aliexpress logo
$10.99
HiFiMAN HE-560 aliexpressHard Storage Case Travel Box For Hifiman...Hard Storage Case Travel Box For Hifiman All HE-Series HE400S HE560 HE400i HE300 HE400 HE500 HE4 HE5 HE6 HE5LE Headphone
aliexpress logo
$24.25
HiFiMAN HE-560 aliexpress1 pair of Thicken Replacement Ear Pads C...1 pair of Thicken Replacement Ear Pads Cushions for HIFIMAN HE300 HE400 HE500 HE560 HE4 HE6 HE5 HE5LE Sleeve Headset Earphone
aliexpress logo
$13.69
HiFiMAN HE-560 aliexpressWhiyo Protein Leather for HIFIMAN HE300 ...Whiyo Protein Leather for HIFIMAN HE300 HE400 HE500 HE560 HE4 HE6 HE5 HE5LE Replacement Ear Pads Cushion Cover Earpads Pillow
aliexpress logo
$12.08
HiFiMAN HE-560 aliexpressIMTTSTR 1 pair of Velvet Leather EarPads...IMTTSTR 1 pair of Velvet Leather EarPads for HIFIMAN HE300 HE400 HE500 HE560 Headphones Cushion Earmuff Replacement
aliexpress logo
$11.99

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