61points

Focal Listen

56points

Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

Comparison winner
Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
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22 facts in comparison

Focal Listen vs Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
61
points
Focal Listen
56
points
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

Why is Focal Listen better than Sennheiser HD 280 Pro?

  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    122dB/mWvs113dB/mW
  • 32 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs64 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 12g lighter
    273gvs285g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 280 Pro better than Focal Listen?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    8Hzvs15Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • 1.6m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.4m
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

273g

285g

5.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

22000Hz

25000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

15Hz

8Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

122dB/mW

113dB/mW

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

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
5.impedance
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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

32 Ohms

64 Ohms

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.

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
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.

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro

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.

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
2.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.

Focal Listen
Sennheiser HD 280 Pro
3.warranty period
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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

1

2

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