47points

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

44points

Sennheiser HD 650

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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition vs Sennheiser HD 650

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Sennheiser HD 650
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Sennheiser HD 650
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Why is Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition better than Sennheiser HD 650?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs10Hz
  • 50 Ohms lower impedance
    250 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has an open-back design

Why is Sennheiser HD 650 better than Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    41000Hzvs35000Hz
  • 30g lighter
    260gvs290g
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    103dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable

Top specs and features

Design

1.has a detachable cable
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Sennheiser HD 650

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

2.has an over-the-ear form
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Sennheiser HD 650

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

260g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a tangle free cable
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Sennheiser HD 650

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

5.has a straight plug
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Sennheiser HD 650

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

6.Weather sealed
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Sennheiser HD 650

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

For example

JBL Under Armour True Wireless Flash

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

10Hz

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

2.highest frequency

35000Hz

41000Hz

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

3.sound pressure level

96dB/mW

103dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has a neodymium magnet
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Sennheiser HD 650

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

5.impedance

250 Ohms

300 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Sennheiser HD 650

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

JBL Live 650BTNC

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Sennheiser HD 650

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

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