56points

Onkyo ES-HF300

49points

Sennheiser HD 598

Onkyo ES-HF300
Comparison winner
Sennheiser HD 598
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18 facts in comparison

Onkyo ES-HF300 vs Sennheiser HD 598

Onkyo ES-HF300
Sennheiser HD 598
56
points
Onkyo ES-HF300
49
points
Sennheiser HD 598

Why is Onkyo ES-HF300 better than Sennheiser HD 598?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs12Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 18 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • 30g lighter
    240gvs270g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 598 better than Onkyo ES-HF300?

  • 11500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    38500Hzvs27000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs97dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 598

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$138.60

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$199.95
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$345.90
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone...Sennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone "Discontinued by manufacturer"
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$299.95
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-E...Sennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-Ear Headphones - Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$389.00
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$98.99
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser Consumer Audio Sennheiser HD ...Sennheiser Consumer Audio Sennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone, Black
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$98.90
Sennheiser HD 598 Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphon...beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphones, Gray, (459038)
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$128.87
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$199.95
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$36.60
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$43.99

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

Onkyo ES-HF300
Sennheiser HD 598
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.

Onkyo ES-HF300
Sennheiser HD 598
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.

Onkyo ES-HF300
Sennheiser HD 598
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

240g

270g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Onkyo ES-HF300
Sennheiser HD 598
6.can be folded
?

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

Onkyo ES-HF300
Sennheiser HD 598

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

97dB/mW

112dB/mW

2.lowest frequency
?

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

12Hz

3.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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

27000Hz

38500Hz

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.

Onkyo ES-HF300
Sennheiser HD 598
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

50 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.

Onkyo ES-HF300
Sennheiser HD 598

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.

Onkyo ES-HF300
Sennheiser HD 598

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