47points

Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO

39points

Sennheiser HD 558

Comparison winner
Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO
Sennheiser HD 558
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13 facts in comparison

Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO vs Sennheiser HD 558

Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO
Sennheiser HD 558
47
points
Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO
39
points
Sennheiser HD 558

Why is Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO better than Sennheiser HD 558?

  • 7000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs15Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 558 better than Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO?

  • 16dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 30 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    50 Ohmsvs80 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 10g lighter
    260gvs270g
  • 1.4m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.6m

Price comparison

Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO
Sennheiser HD 558
2.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

270g

260g

3.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO
Sennheiser HD 558
4.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO
Sennheiser HD 558
5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.6m

3m

6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO
Sennheiser HD 558

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

35000Hz

28000Hz

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

15Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

96dB/mW

112dB/mW

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

Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO
Sennheiser HD 558
5.impedance
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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

80 Ohms

50 Ohms

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

Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO
Sennheiser HD 558

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.

Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO
Sennheiser HD 558

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