49points

Philips Fidelio X2HR

47points

Sennheiser HD 599

Philips Fidelio X2HR
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15 facts in comparison

Philips Fidelio X2HR vs Sennheiser HD 599

Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 599
49
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Philips Fidelio X2HR
47
points
Sennheiser HD 599

Why is Philips Fidelio X2HR better than Sennheiser HD 599?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs12Hz
  • 1500Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs38500Hz
  • 20 Ohms lower impedance
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    30 Ohmsvs50 Ohms

Why is Sennheiser HD 599 better than Philips Fidelio X2HR?

  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    106dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 130g lighter
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    250gvs380g

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 599

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$52.49

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 599
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 599
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 599
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

380g

250g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 599
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.cable length

3m

3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

12Hz

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

40000Hz

38500Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.sound pressure level

100dB/mW

106dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
4.impedance

30 Ohms

50 Ohms

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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 599
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 599
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 599
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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