36points

Final Sonorous X

43points

Sennheiser HD 800

Final Sonorous X
Sennheiser HD 800
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12 facts in comparison

Final Sonorous X vs Sennheiser HD 800

Final Sonorous X
Sennheiser HD 800
36
points
Final Sonorous X
43
points
Sennheiser HD 800

Why is Final Sonorous X better than Sennheiser HD 800?

  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 284 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs300 Ohms

Why is Sennheiser HD 800 better than Final Sonorous X?

  • 300g lighter
    330gvs630g
  • 1.5m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.5m
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Price comparison

Final Sonorous X

ProductStorePrice
Final Sonorous X AmazonFinal Audio Design SONOROUS X Dynamic Dr...Final Audio Design SONOROUS X Dynamic Driver Full-Size Headphones
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$4,999.00

Sennheiser HD 800

Buy used:

$514.00

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...Sennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
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$1,599.00
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$399.93
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 820 Closed-Back Headphone
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$2,399.94
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone
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$159.95
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
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$479.95
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.95
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$299.00
Sennheiser HD 800 Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphon...beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphones, Gray, (459038)
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$129.95
Sennheiser HD 800 Amazonbeyerdynamic T1 2nd Generation Audiophil...beyerdynamic T1 2nd Generation Audiophile Stereo Headphones with Dynamic Semi-Open Design (Silver)
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$689.97

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. Show more

Final Sonorous X
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.

Final Sonorous X
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.

Final Sonorous X
Sennheiser HD 800
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

630g

330g

5.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.5m

3m

6.has a straight plug
?

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Final Sonorous X
Sennheiser HD 800

Sound quality

1.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

105dB/mW

102dB/mW

2.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.

For example

Skullcandy Method ANC

Final Sonorous X
Sennheiser HD 800
3.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

16 Ohms

300 Ohms

4.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

Skullcandy Crusher ANC

Final Sonorous X
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.

Final Sonorous X
Sennheiser HD 800

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