53points

Philips Fidelio X2HR

51points

Sennheiser HD 598

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15 facts in comparison

Philips Fidelio X2HR vs Sennheiser HD 598

Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 598
53
points
Philips Fidelio X2HR
51
points
Sennheiser HD 598

Why is Philips Fidelio X2HR better than Sennheiser HD 598?

  • 1500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs38500Hz
  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs12Hz
  • 20 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    30 Ohmsvs50 Ohms

Why is Sennheiser HD 598 better than Philips Fidelio X2HR?

  • 12dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

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

Price comparison

Philips Fidelio X2HR

Buy used:

$90.00

ProductStorePrice
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air H...Philips Fidelio X2HR Over-Ear Open-Air Headphone 50mm Drivers- Black
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$121.99
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips X2HR Fidelio Over Ear Headphone,...Philips X2HR Fidelio Over Ear Headphone, Black
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$129.99
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone...Philips X2/27 Fidelio Over Ear Headphone, Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$159.99
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Ov...Philips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$67.00
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips BASS+ SHB3175 Wireless Headphone...Philips BASS+ SHB3175 Wireless Headphones, up to 12 Hours of Playtime - Matte White
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$34.46
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips M1MKIIBK/27 Fidelio Headphones w...Philips M1MKIIBK/27 Fidelio Headphones with Mic, Black
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$59.49
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips SHP2000 - Adjustable Over-Ear St...Philips SHP2000 - Adjustable Over-Ear Stereo Corded Audio Headphones
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$19.99
Philips Fidelio X2HR AmazonPhilips M1BOi/28 Philips Fidelio On-ear ...Philips M1BOi/28 Philips Fidelio On-ear Headband Headset Black/Orange
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$79.99
Philips Fidelio X2HR walmartphilips x2hr fidelio over ear headphone,...philips x2hr fidelio over ear headphone, black
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$135.00

Sennheiser HD 598

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone
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$159.99
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone...Sennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone "Discontinued by manufacturer"
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$234.95
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headpho...Sennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headphone
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$249.95
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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$385.00
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone
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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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$114.00
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$499.95
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 569 Closed Back Headphone
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$149.95
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 579 Open Back Headphone (D...Sennheiser HD 579 Open Back Headphone (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$172.70
Sennheiser HD 598 Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 770 PRO 80 Ohm Over-Ear ...beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO 80 Ohm Over-Ear Studio Headphones in black. Enclosed design, wired for professional recording and monitoring
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$132.33
Sennheiser HD 598 aliexpressBT4.1 Wireless Bluetooth Adapter Wireles...BT4.1 Wireless Bluetooth Adapter Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Adapter For Sennheiser HD598 HD 598 599 579 569 Receiver aptX
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$43.99

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 X2HR
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.

Philips Fidelio X2HR
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 Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 598
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

380g

270g

5.can be folded
?

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 598
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

3m

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-Z1

120000Hz

40000Hz

38500Hz

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

5Hz

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

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
?

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 X2HR
Sennheiser HD 598

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Amazon Echo Buds

Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 598
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.

Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 598

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