61points

AKG N5005

61points

Sennheiser RS 165

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AKG N5005 vs Sennheiser RS 165

AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
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AKG N5005
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Sennheiser RS 165

Why is AKG N5005 better than Sennheiser RS 165?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs18Hz
  • 19000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs21000Hz
  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    116dB/mWvs106dB/mW
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
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    18 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 288.6g lighter
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    11.4gvs300g
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Travel bag is included
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Why is Sennheiser RS 165 better than AKG N5005?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 10h longer battery life
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    18hvs8h
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a straight plug
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Price comparison

Sennheiser RS 165

Buy used:

$59.96

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser 506298 RS 135 Wireless Headph...Sennheiser 506298 RS 135 Wireless Headphone System,Black
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$124.99
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser HDR 160 Headphone (Discontinu...Sennheiser HDR 160 Headphone (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$74.46
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser HDR 175 Accessory RF Wireless...Sennheiser HDR 175 Accessory RF Wireless Headphone for RS 175 System
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$169.95
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone ...Sennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone System and Sennheiser HDR 175 Accessory RF Wireless Headphone Bundle
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$368.11
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser RS 2000 Digital Wireless Head...Sennheiser RS 2000 Digital Wireless Headphone
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$179.95
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser RS 220 Headphone - Black (Dis...Sennheiser RS 220 Headphone - Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$479.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
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.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

11.4g

300g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

18Hz

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

40000Hz

21000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.sound pressure level

116dB/mW

106dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.impedance

18 Ohms

32 Ohms

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.

Power

1.Battery life

8h

18h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has a removable battery
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.supports Wi-Fi
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.Has an in-line control panel
AKG N5005
Sennheiser RS 165
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.warranty period

12

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

Sennheiser RS 165

Buy used:

$59.96

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser 506298 RS 135 Wireless Headph...Sennheiser 506298 RS 135 Wireless Headphone System,Black
Amazon logo
$124.99
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser HDR 160 Headphone (Discontinu...Sennheiser HDR 160 Headphone (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$74.46
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser HDR 175 Accessory RF Wireless...Sennheiser HDR 175 Accessory RF Wireless Headphone for RS 175 System
Amazon logo
$169.95
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone ...Sennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone System and Sennheiser HDR 175 Accessory RF Wireless Headphone Bundle
Amazon logo
$368.11
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser RS 2000 Digital Wireless Head...Sennheiser RS 2000 Digital Wireless Headphone
Amazon logo
$179.95
Sennheiser RS 165 AmazonSennheiser RS 220 Headphone - Black (Dis...Sennheiser RS 220 Headphone - Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$479.99

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