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Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
Top 60%505 points
Top 60%
Top 62%487 points
Top 62%
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
Top specs and features

Bose SoundTrue vs Sennheiser HD 558: 14 facts in comparison

1. weight

120g lighter.
140g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
260g

2. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
36% have it

3. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
66% have it

4. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
39% have it

5. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
76% have it

6. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
47% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
31% have it

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
23% have it

9. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
47% have it

10. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
39% have it

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
64% have it

12. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
30% have it

13. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Bose SoundTrue
Sennheiser HD 558
18% have it

14. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.6m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
3m

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