60points

Denon DN-HP1000

51points

Sennheiser HD 429s

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Denon DN-HP1000 vs Sennheiser HD 429s

Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s
Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s

Why is Denon DN-HP1000 better than Sennheiser HD 429s?

  • 13Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs18Hz
  • Can be folded
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a coiled cord

Why is Sennheiser HD 429s better than Denon DN-HP1000?

  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    32 Ohmsvs36 Ohms
  • 101g lighter
    219gvs320g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    110dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an in-line control panel

Top specs and features

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s

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
Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s

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.weight

320g

219g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.can be folded
Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s

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

5.has included ear pads
Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.travel bag is included
Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s

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

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

33000Hz

22000Hz

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

5Hz

18Hz

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
Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s

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

110dB/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.has a neodymium magnet
Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

6.impedance

36 Ohms

32 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

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s

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

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
Denon DN-HP1000
Sennheiser HD 429s

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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