74points

Blue MO-FI

54points

Sennheiser HD 598

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Sennheiser HD 598
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Blue MO-FI vs Sennheiser HD 598

Blue MO-FI
Sennheiser HD 598
Blue MO-FI
Sennheiser HD 598
74
points
54
points

Why is Blue MO-FI better than Sennheiser HD 598?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    42 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has included ear pads

Why is Sennheiser HD 598 better than Blue MO-FI?

  • 18500Hz higher high-frequency
    38500Hzvs20000Hz
  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    12Hzvs15Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    112dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • 196g lighter
    270gvs466g
  • 1.8m longer cable
    3mvs1.2m
  • Has an open-back design

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Blue MO-FI
Sennheiser HD 598

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
Blue MO-FI
Sennheiser HD 598

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
Blue MO-FI
Sennheiser HD 598

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

4.weight

466g

270g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has a tangle free cable
Blue MO-FI
Sennheiser HD 598

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.can be folded
Blue MO-FI
Sennheiser HD 598

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

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

38500Hz

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

15Hz

12Hz

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.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Blue MO-FI
Sennheiser HD 598

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

105dB/mW

112dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.impedance

42 Ohms

50 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

6.has a neodymium magnet
Blue MO-FI
Sennheiser HD 598

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
Blue MO-FI
Sennheiser HD 598

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
Blue MO-FI
Sennheiser HD 598

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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