52points

Philips Fidelio X2

48points

Sennheiser HD 598

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Philips Fidelio X2
Sennheiser HD 598
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18 facts in comparison

Philips Fidelio X2 vs Sennheiser HD 598

Philips Fidelio X2
Sennheiser HD 598
52
points
Philips Fidelio X2
48
points
Sennheiser HD 598

Why is Philips Fidelio X2 better than Sennheiser HD 598?

  • 1500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs38500Hz
  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs12Hz
  • 20 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    30 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 598 better than Philips Fidelio X2?

  • 12dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 110g lighter
    270gvs380g

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 Fidelio X2
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 Fidelio X2
Sennheiser HD 598
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.

Philips Fidelio X2
Sennheiser HD 598
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

380g

270g

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

For example

JBL T460BT

Philips Fidelio X2
Sennheiser HD 598
6.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Philips Fidelio X2
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

40000Hz

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

5Hz

12Hz

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

100dB/mW

112dB/mW

4.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

30 Ohms

50 Ohms

5.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 Fidelio X2
Sennheiser HD 598

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Philips Fidelio X2
Sennheiser HD 598
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Philips Fidelio X2
Sennheiser HD 598
3.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Philips Fidelio X2
Sennheiser HD 598

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Philips Fidelio X2
Sennheiser HD 598

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