Shanling is a Chinese company that specializes in producing a variety of audio products from digital audio players (DAPs) to CD players. I would like to thank Shanling for the review unit of ME500 Platinum Edition. More information about the Shanling ME500 Platinum Edition can be found on Shanling.


  • Driver Configuration: 1 Dynamic + 2 Balanced Armature
  • Impedance: 18 Ω
  • Sensitivity: 111 ± 3 dB
  • Frequency Range: 20 Hz – 40 kHz

Unboxing & Accessories

The ME500 PE comes in a black package with a protective cover which sports the brand logo, image of the ME500 PE, model name, short description of the ME500 PE and Hi-Res logo. There are specifications at the back of the cover. After opening the package, there are the ME500 PE, detachable MMCX 8 core high purity silver-plated oxygen-free copper cable, tips, cleaning tool, leather carrying case and user guide.

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