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Aedle VK-1 Carbon

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Editorial reviews:
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3 editorial reviews
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It is easy to assign personalities to headphones. Some are sleek, slim and stunningly statuesque like a supermodel, but usually with not much substance between the ears. You get the brawny, muscular models that will take a lot of punishment without flinchingRead more
People who love their sound like they love their children won’t probably bat an eyelid at spending serious dough for seriously good headphones, and Aedle’s VK-1 hopes to twist an arm here and there with some of the loudest cans we’ve ever heard.Read more
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Pros

  • the wonderful tonality
  • impressive smoothness and genuine sense
  • the VK-1 is functional and in practice it works well

Cons

  • headphones are not so good at recreating accurately is the soundstage
  • ultra deep bass sound waves not just through our ears
  • the music is too loud

Key specs

  • 32 Ω
  • 129 dB
  • 20, 20000 Hz
  • Closed
  • Stereo
  • On-Ear, On-Ear

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Aedle VK-1 Carbon - Pros & Cons

Aedle VK-1 Carbon

Pros

  • the wonderful tonality
  • impressive smoothness and genuine sense
  • the VK-1 is functional and in practice it works well
  • Build Quality Ease of Use Design and usability Sound Quality
  • tonally faithful and able to reproduce the scale of the performance with
  • Stunning industrial design Rich and refined sound
  • performance is excellent
  • build quality
  • sonic performance and incredibly elegant design
  • enjoyed Greg s voice as well as his guitar prowess
  • sleek

Cons

  • headphones are not so good at recreating accurately is the soundstage
  • ultra deep bass sound waves not just through our ears
  • the music is too loud
  • are mostly absent
  • No headphone can replicate the thrilling physical impact of the bottom octave being
  • simply lacks the peaks and edginess in its upper range
  • The effect in use is quite hard to describe
  • fact on first listen the upper registers almost seem slightly recessed
  • lack of inline remote is slightly annoying-
  • is not equipped with any form of remote or microphone
  • It may not display this or other websites correctly

Aedle VK-1 Carbon - Technical Overview

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32 Ω
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215 g
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Aedle VK-1 Carbon - Full Specifications

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Technical details
Sound outputStereo
Style
  • On-Ear
  • On-Ear
Headset (integrated/enclosed microphone)no
Magnet materialNeodymium
Diaphragm materialTitanium
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Dimensions
Weight7.58 oz
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Connectivity
Inputs supported3.5mm
Cable length1.2
Detachable cableyes
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Design
Colour of productBlack
Acoustic designClosed
Attachment typeHeadband
Body material
  • Aluminum
  • Foam
  • Lambskin
  • Leather
CategoryAudiophile
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Sound
Impedance32.0 Ω
Sensitivity129.0 dB
Frequency range20 - 20000
Diaphragm diameter1.6 in
Total harmonic distortion (THD)0.5 %
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Features
Playback controlsyes

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