65points

KEF M500

52points

Sennheiser HD 238

Comparison winner
KEF M500
Sennheiser HD 238
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19 facts in comparison

KEF M500 vs Sennheiser HD 238

KEF M500
Sennheiser HD 238
65
points
KEF M500
52
points
Sennheiser HD 238

Why is KEF M500 better than Sennheiser HD 238?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 238 better than KEF M500?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    23000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    16Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 11dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    114dB/mWvs103dB/mW
  • 102g lighter
    106gvs208g
  • 0.1m longer cable
    ?

    1.4mvs1.3m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

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.

KEF M500
Sennheiser HD 238
2.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.

KEF M500
Sennheiser HD 238
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

208g

106g

4.travel bag is included
?

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

KEF M500
Sennheiser HD 238
5.can be folded
?

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

KEF M500
Sennheiser HD 238
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

KEF M500
Sennheiser HD 238

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

23000Hz

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

20Hz

16Hz

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

103dB/mW

114dB/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.

KEF M500
Sennheiser HD 238
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

32 Ohms

32 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.

KEF M500
Sennheiser HD 238

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.

KEF M500
Sennheiser HD 238

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.

KEF M500
Sennheiser HD 238

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