46points

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

55points

Focal Spirit Professional

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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition vs Focal Spirit Professional

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Focal Spirit Professional

Why is Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition better than Focal Spirit Professional?

  • 13000Hz higher high-frequency
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    35000Hzvs22000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Focal Spirit Professional better than Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    102dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 10g lighter
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    280gvs290g
  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • 1m longer cable
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    4mvs3m
  • Has a coil cable
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Price comparison

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Premium Edition 250 ...beyerdynamic DT 990 Premium Edition 250 Ohm Over-Ear-Stereo Headphones. Open design, wired, high-end, for the stereo system
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$193.99
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Edition 32 Ohm Over-...beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition 32 Ohm Over-Ear-Stereo Headphones. Open design, wired, high-end, for tablet and smartphone
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$199.00
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Edition 600 Ohm Over...beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition 600 Ohm Over-Ear-Stereo Headphones. Open design, wired, high-end for use with headphone amplifiers
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$188.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Focal Spirit Professional
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
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Focal Spirit Professional
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.weight

290g

280g

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.
4.can be folded
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Focal Spirit Professional
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Focal Spirit Professional
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has a tangle free cable
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Focal Spirit Professional
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

5Hz

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

35000Hz

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
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Focal Spirit Professional
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

96dB/mW

102dB/mW

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

32 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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Focal Spirit Professional
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Focal Spirit Professional
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Has an in-line control panel
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Focal Spirit Professional
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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