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HiFiMAN HE-400

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86 Global Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
86

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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"HiFiMAN's HE-400 are the cheapest and easiest-to-drive planar magnetic headphones the audio specialist has made yet. Selling for just a third the price of the top-end models, while offering a similar sonic personality and build quality, they are easy to recommend for an audition. "
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83
 
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95
 
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Over-ear
Channels
Stereo
Drivers per ear
1
Connections
3 5mm, 6 25mm
Inline controls
No
Type
Channels
Drivers per ear
Connections
Inline controls
Over-ear
Stereo
1
3 5mm, 6 25mm
No

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86 Global Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
86

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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100
Alondite
As good as it gets for the price. Can suit a wide range of genres or listening...read more
90
PhotonPanda
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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