66points

Philips A5-Pro

50points

Sennheiser HD 598

Comparison winner
Philips A5-Pro
Sennheiser HD 598
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19 facts in comparison

Philips A5-Pro vs Sennheiser HD 598

Philips A5-Pro
Sennheiser HD 598
66
points
Philips A5-Pro
50
points
Sennheiser HD 598

Why is Philips A5-Pro better than Sennheiser HD 598?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

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

    16 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 1.7m longer cable
    ?

    4.7mvs3m

Why is Sennheiser HD 598 better than Philips A5-Pro?

  • 14500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    38500Hzvs24000Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 135g lighter
    270gvs405g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

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.

Philips A5-Pro
Sennheiser HD 598
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.

Philips A5-Pro
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.

Philips A5-Pro
Sennheiser HD 598
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

405g

270g

5.can be folded
?

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

Philips A5-Pro
Sennheiser HD 598
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.

Philips A5-Pro
Sennheiser HD 598

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

24000Hz

38500Hz

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

10Hz

12Hz

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

105dB/mW

112dB/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.

Philips A5-Pro
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

16 Ohms

50 Ohms

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

Philips A5-Pro
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.

Philips A5-Pro
Sennheiser HD 598

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.

Philips A5-Pro
Sennheiser HD 598

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