39points

Abyss AB-1266

45points

Sennheiser HD 229

Abyss AB-1266
Comparison winner
Sennheiser HD 229
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15 facts in comparison

Abyss AB-1266 vs Sennheiser HD 229

Abyss AB-1266
Sennheiser HD 229
39
points
Abyss AB-1266
45
points
Sennheiser HD 229

Why is Abyss AB-1266 better than Sennheiser HD 229?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 13Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs18Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • 1.1m longer cable
    ?

    2.5mvs1.4m
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 229 better than Abyss AB-1266?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 30 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Abyss AB-1266
Sennheiser HD 229
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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.

Abyss AB-1266
Sennheiser HD 229
3.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Abyss AB-1266
Sennheiser HD 229
4.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Abyss AB-1266
Sennheiser HD 229
5.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

2.5m

1.4m

6.has an on-ear form
?

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Abyss AB-1266
Sennheiser HD 229

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

28000Hz

22000Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

18Hz

3.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Abyss AB-1266
Sennheiser HD 229
4.impedance
?

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

46 Ohms

16 Ohms

5.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Abyss AB-1266
Sennheiser HD 229

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Abyss AB-1266
Sennheiser HD 229

Features

1.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Abyss AB-1266
Sennheiser HD 229

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