47points

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

62points

Ultrasone PRO 2900

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition vs Ultrasone PRO 2900

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Ultrasone PRO 2900
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Ultrasone PRO 2900
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Why is Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition better than Ultrasone PRO 2900?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs6Hz
  • 5g lighter
    290gvs295g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a tangle free cable

Why is Ultrasone PRO 2900 better than Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition?

  • 7000Hz higher high-frequency
    42000Hzvs35000Hz
  • 210 Ohms lower impedance
    40 Ohmsvs250 Ohms
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Can be folded
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a coiled cord

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Ultrasone PRO 2900

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 a detachable cable
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Ultrasone PRO 2900

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

3.has an over-the-ear form
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Ultrasone PRO 2900

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.

4.weight

290g

295g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has a tangle free cable
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Ultrasone PRO 2900

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.can be folded
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Ultrasone PRO 2900

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

35000Hz

42000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

5Hz

6Hz

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

3.sound pressure level

96dB/mW

96dB/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.impedance

250 Ohms

40 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

5.has a neodymium magnet
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Ultrasone PRO 2900

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
Ultrasone PRO 2900

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

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