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Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition

48points
29points

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

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Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition vs Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

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Why is Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition better than Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition?

  • Travel bag is included
    ?

Why is Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition better than Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
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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.

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2.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.

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3.weight
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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.

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

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6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

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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.

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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.

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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

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144dB/mW

96dB/mW

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4.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.

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5.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.

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Connectivity

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

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