40points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X

59points

Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Comparison winner
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
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17 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X vs Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
40
points
Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
59
points
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X better than Sennheiser HD 280 Pro?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    45000Hzvs25000Hz
  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs8Hz
  • 24 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    40 Ohmsvs64 Ohms
  • 20g lighter
    265gvs285g
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 280 Pro better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    113dB/mWvs103dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.95
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro AmazonHD 280 Pro Professional Headphones
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$79.99
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro AmazonSennheiser HD 202 II Professional Headph...Sennheiser HD 202 II Professional Headphones (Black)
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$38.97
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro AmazonSennheiser Pro Audio Sennheiser HD 200 P...Sennheiser Pro Audio Sennheiser HD 200 Pro-Professional Monitoring Headphone, Black, 0
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$69.95
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro AmazonSennheiser HD 280 PRO Closed, Around-The...Sennheiser HD 280 PRO Closed, Around-The-Ear Headphones with Slappa Case
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$109.95
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
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$177.99
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro AmazonSennheiser HD 579 Open Back Headphone (D...Sennheiser HD 579 Open Back Headphone (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$172.70
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro AmazonSennheiser HD 599 SE Around Ear Open Bac...Sennheiser HD 599 SE Around Ear Open Back Headphone (Amazon Exclusive)
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$149.95

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

265g

285g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
6.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

3m

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-Z1

120000Hz

45000Hz

25000Hz

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

8Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

103dB/mW

113dB/mW

4.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
5.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

40 Ohms

64 Ohms

6.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-AD2000X
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

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