31points

HiFiMan Susvara

29points

Stax SR-009S

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HiFiMan Susvara vs Stax SR-009S

HiFiMan Susvara
Stax SR-009S

Why is HiFiMan Susvara better than Stax SR-009S?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 85 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    60 Ohmsvs145 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 33g lighter
    ?

    450gvs483g
  • 0.5m longer cable
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    3mvs2.5m
  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Stax SR-009S better than HiFiMan Susvara?

  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 22000Hz higher high-frequency
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    42000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 35dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    118dB/mWvs83dB/mW

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
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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
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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.
3.weight

450g

483g

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.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.
5.sweat resistance
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
7.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
8.has a tangle free cable
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Stax SR-009S
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
9.travel bag is included
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Stax SR-009S
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

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

20000Hz

42000Hz

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

60 Ohms

145 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.
4.sound pressure level

83dB/mW

118dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.has passive noise reduction
HiFiMan Susvara
Stax SR-009S
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
6.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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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.
7.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
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 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.
2.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.
3.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.
4.charge time

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The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.Has USB Type-C
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The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
6.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
7.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.
8.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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
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Stax SR-009S
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.has ambient sound mode
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Stax SR-009S
Ambient sound mode uses microphones to pass through ambient noises so that they can still be heard. It’s useful when you want to listen to music but also be aware of what’s happening around you, for example when you’re jogging but still want to be able to hear traffic.
4.number of microphones

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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
5.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has wireless charging
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Stax SR-009S
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
7.control panel placed on a device
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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.
8.has an accelerometer
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Stax SR-009S
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
9.Has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

5 856.69 €

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Updated on Wed May 04 2022
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