59points

Bowers & Wilkins P7

40points

Sennheiser HD 800

Comparison winner
Bowers & Wilkins P7
Sennheiser HD 800
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19 facts in comparison

Bowers & Wilkins P7 vs Sennheiser HD 800

Bowers & Wilkins P7
Sennheiser HD 800
59
points
Bowers & Wilkins P7
40
points
Sennheiser HD 800

Why is Bowers & Wilkins P7 better than Sennheiser HD 800?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    111dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 278 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    22 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • 40g lighter
    290gvs330g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 800 better than Bowers & Wilkins P7?

  • 31000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    51000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    6Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.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.

Bowers & Wilkins P7
Sennheiser HD 800
2.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.

Bowers & Wilkins P7
Sennheiser HD 800
3.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.

Bowers & Wilkins P7
Sennheiser HD 800
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

290g

330g

5.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Bowers & Wilkins P7
Sennheiser HD 800
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Bowers & Wilkins P7
Sennheiser HD 800

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

20000Hz

51000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

10Hz

6Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

111dB/mW

102dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Bowers & Wilkins P7
Sennheiser HD 800
5.impedance
?

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

22 Ohms

300 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Bowers & Wilkins P7
Sennheiser HD 800

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Bowers & Wilkins P7
Sennheiser HD 800

Features

1.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.

Bowers & Wilkins P7
Sennheiser HD 800

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