Comparisons

TFZ King Ltd vs TFZ King Pro

The King Pro has slightly more sub-bass quantity and it has additional extension. The sub-bass reproduction on the King Pro takes on a fuller approach. Each bass note on the King Pro is articulated with a stronger hit. The decay on the King Ltd is slightly quicker which contributes to the overall pace. Bass texture on the King Pro is rendered with additional smoothness. The mid-bass on the King Ltd has extra body which helps to present the slam with a fuller feeling. The midrange on the King Ltd is more detailed and boasts higher transparency level. Definition on the King Ltd is sharper. The lower midrange on the King Pro has extra body than the King Ltd and male vocals are expressed well in a thicker manner. The upper midrange on the King Ltd is more forward and female vocals are presented with extra intimacy. In the treble section, the King Ltd’s extension is better than the King Pro. The amount of air rendered on the King Ltd is greater. Treble presentation on the King Ltd is controlled and tighter. For the soundstage, there is natural expansion for both but the King Pro has the slight edge for the width and depth.

TFZ King Ltd vs HiFi Boy OS V3

The OS V3 has more sub-bass quantity than the King Ltd and it is able to extend greater with more depth.  Each bass note on the OS V3 is articulated with greater strength. The bass decay on the King Ltd is quicker while OS V3 renders its bass texture smoother. The mid-bass on the OS V3 has more body than the King Ltd and the slam is expressed with density. The midrange on the King Ltd has higher definition and there is better details retrieval. Vocals are presented clearer on the King Ltd. The lower midrange on the OS V3 has more quantity than the King Ltd which gives rise to male vocals sounding thicker. The upper midrange of the King Ltd is boosted and this elevates the intimacy level of female vocals. Next, the treble of the King Ltd extends greater with more depth. There is greater amount of air rendered on the King Ltd. There is a smoother presentation on the OS V3. The crisp on the King Ltd is more defined with additional sparkle. Lastly, in terms of soundstage, the OS V3 expands more naturally and the width magnitude is greater. The depth on the King Ltd is more closed in.

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