57points

Brainwavz HM9

40points

Sennheiser HD 800 S

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37 facts in comparison

Brainwavz HM9 vs Sennheiser HD 800 S

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
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points
Brainwavz HM9
40
points
Sennheiser HD 800 S

Why is Brainwavz HM9 better than Sennheiser HD 800 S?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 260 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    40 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 22 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    24vs2

Why is Sennheiser HD 800 S better than Brainwavz HM9?

  • 27000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    51000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 16mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    56mmvs40mm
  • 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.

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
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.

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
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.

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Jaybird Vista

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
5.travel bag is included
?

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

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and consume less storage space.

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S

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

24000Hz

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

4Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
?

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

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
4.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

40 Ohms

300 Ohms

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
?

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

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
6.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.

For example

JBL T460BT

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S

Features

1.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.

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

For example

Jaybird Vista

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
3.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.

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S
4.warranty period
?

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

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

24

2

5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz HM9
Sennheiser HD 800 S

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