36points

Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd

35points

Sennheiser HD 820

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Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd vs Sennheiser HD 820

Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820

Why is Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd better than Sennheiser HD 820?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 820 better than Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd?

  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
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    6Hzvs10Hz
  • 23000Hz higher high-frequency
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    48000Hzvs25000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 820

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 820 Over-the-Ear Audiophil...Sennheiser HD 820 Over-the-Ear Audiophile Reference Headphones - Ring Radiator Drivers with Glass Reflector Technology, Sound Isolating Closed Earcups, Includes Balanced Cable, 2-Year Warranty (Black)
Amazon logo
$1,999.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSENNHEISER HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...SENNHEISER HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
Amazon logo
$1,679.95
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
Amazon logo
$499.95
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonBeyerdynamic 459038 DT 990 PRO open Stud...Beyerdynamic 459038 DT 990 PRO open Studio Headphone
Amazon logo
$159.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
Amazon logo
$445.99
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSENNHEISER HD280PRO Headphone (new model...SENNHEISER HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
Amazon logo
$99.95
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonHIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar M...HIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar Magnetic Audiophile Adjustable Headphone
Amazon logo
$1,599.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGa...Sennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
Amazon logo
$194.95
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leadin...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control, Black
Amazon logo
$348.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
Amazon logo
$399.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
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 Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
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.has a detachable cable
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

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360g

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.

Sound quality

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

25000Hz

48000Hz

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 Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.sound pressure level

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103dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sennheiser HD 820)

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sennheiser HD 820)

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sennheiser HD 820)

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

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Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sennheiser HD 820)

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd
Sennheiser HD 820
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

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2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 820

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 820 Over-the-Ear Audiophil...Sennheiser HD 820 Over-the-Ear Audiophile Reference Headphones - Ring Radiator Drivers with Glass Reflector Technology, Sound Isolating Closed Earcups, Includes Balanced Cable, 2-Year Warranty (Black)
Amazon logo
$1,999.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSENNHEISER HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...SENNHEISER HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
Amazon logo
$1,679.95
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
Amazon logo
$499.95
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonBeyerdynamic 459038 DT 990 PRO open Stud...Beyerdynamic 459038 DT 990 PRO open Studio Headphone
Amazon logo
$159.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
Amazon logo
$445.99
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSENNHEISER HD280PRO Headphone (new model...SENNHEISER HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
Amazon logo
$99.95
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonHIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar M...HIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar Magnetic Audiophile Adjustable Headphone
Amazon logo
$1,599.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGa...Sennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
Amazon logo
$194.95
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leadin...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control, Black
Amazon logo
$348.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
Amazon logo
$399.95

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