46points

Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

51points

Sennheiser HD 4.30

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Audio-Technica ATH-M30x vs Sennheiser HD 4.30

Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M30x better than Sennheiser HD 4.30?

  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs18Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 219.4g lighter
    ?

    220gvs439.4g
  • 1.6m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.4m

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.30 better than Audio-Technica ATH-M30x?

  • 24dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    120dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 29 Ohms lower impedance
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    18 Ohmsvs47 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$69.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x aliexpressOriginal Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Profess...Original Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Monitor Headphones Closed-back Dynamic Over-ear Headsets HiFi Foldable Earphones
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$87.33

Sennheiser HD 4.30

Buy used:

$149.95

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 4.30G Black Around Ear Hea...Sennheiser HD 4.30G Black Around Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$149.95
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M20X Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M20X Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$49.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation, Black and Silver(HD 4.50 BTNC)
Amazon logo
$119.99
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 450BT Bluetooth 5.0 Wirele...Sennheiser HD 450BT Bluetooth 5.0 Wireless Headphone with Active Noise Cancellation - 30-Hour Battery Life, USB-C Fast Charging, Virtual Assistant Button, Foldable - Black
Amazon logo
$149.95
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 4.40 Around Ear Bluetooth ...Sennheiser HD 4.40 Around Ear Bluetooth Wireless Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$129.99
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 2.30G White Ear Headphones...Sennheiser HD 2.30G White Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 206 Closed-Back Over Ear H...Sennheiser HD 206 Closed-Back Over Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$64.99
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 400S Closed Back, Around E...Sennheiser HD 400S Closed Back, Around Ear Headphone with One-Button Smart Remote on Detachable Cable
Amazon logo
$66.24
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD-201 Lightweight Over Ear H...Sennheiser HD-201 Lightweight Over Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$49.99
Sennheiser HD 4.30 aliexpressReplacement Ear Pads for Sennheiser HD 4...Replacement Ear Pads for Sennheiser HD 4.30 Headset Sleeve Cushion Cover Earpads Pillow Earcups Sleeve Headphones
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$11.33
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$7.36
Sennheiser HD 4.30 aliexpressIMTTSTR 1 Pcs of Universal Headphone Pro...IMTTSTR 1 Pcs of Universal Headphone Protection Carrying Box Bag Case Storage Package for Sennheiser HD 4.40 4.50 BT 4.30 BTNC
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$13.29
Sennheiser HD 4.30 aliexpressSoft Leather Ear Pads Foam Cushion EarMu...Soft Leather Ear Pads Foam Cushion EarMuff For Sennheiser HD 4.30 Headphones Perfect Quality, Not Cheap Version
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$8.93
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$10.26

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

220g

439.4g

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.

Sound quality

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

22000Hz

22000Hz

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
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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)
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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

96dB/mW

120dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Audio-Technica ATH-M30x)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sennheiser HD 4.30)

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
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sennheiser HD 4.30)

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Audio-Technica ATH-M30x)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sennheiser HD 4.30)

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sennheiser HD 4.30)

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sennheiser HD 4.30)

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Audio-Technica ATH-M30x)

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 4.30
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Audio-Technica ATH-M30x)

2

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

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$69.00
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x aliexpressOriginal Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Profess...Original Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Professional Monitor Headphones Closed-back Dynamic Over-ear Headsets HiFi Foldable Earphones
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$87.33

Sennheiser HD 4.30

Buy used:

$149.95

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 4.30G Black Around Ear Hea...Sennheiser HD 4.30G Black Around Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$149.95
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M20X Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M20X Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$49.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation, Black and Silver(HD 4.50 BTNC)
Amazon logo
$119.99
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 450BT Bluetooth 5.0 Wirele...Sennheiser HD 450BT Bluetooth 5.0 Wireless Headphone with Active Noise Cancellation - 30-Hour Battery Life, USB-C Fast Charging, Virtual Assistant Button, Foldable - Black
Amazon logo
$149.95
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 4.40 Around Ear Bluetooth ...Sennheiser HD 4.40 Around Ear Bluetooth Wireless Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$129.99
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 2.30G White Ear Headphones...Sennheiser HD 2.30G White Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 206 Closed-Back Over Ear H...Sennheiser HD 206 Closed-Back Over Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$64.99
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD 400S Closed Back, Around E...Sennheiser HD 400S Closed Back, Around Ear Headphone with One-Button Smart Remote on Detachable Cable
Amazon logo
$66.24
Sennheiser HD 4.30 AmazonSennheiser HD-201 Lightweight Over Ear H...Sennheiser HD-201 Lightweight Over Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$49.99
Sennheiser HD 4.30 aliexpressReplacement Ear Pads for Sennheiser HD 4...Replacement Ear Pads for Sennheiser HD 4.30 Headset Sleeve Cushion Cover Earpads Pillow Earcups Sleeve Headphones
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$11.33
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$7.36
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$13.29
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$8.93
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$10.26

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