49points

Philips SHP9500S

38points

Sennheiser HD 559

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Philips SHP9500S vs Sennheiser HD 559

Philips SHP9500S
Sennheiser HD 559
49
points
Philips SHP9500S
38
points
Sennheiser HD 559

Why is Philips SHP9500S better than Sennheiser HD 559?

  • 9000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs26000Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    6Hzvs14Hz
  • 18 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 350.4g lighter
    330gvs680.4g

Why is Sennheiser HD 559 better than Philips SHP9500S?

  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 1.5m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.5m

Price comparison

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.

Philips SHP9500S
Sennheiser HD 559
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 SHP9500S
Sennheiser HD 559
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 SHP9500S
Sennheiser HD 559
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

330g

680.4g

5.can be folded
?

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

For example

JBL T460BT

Philips SHP9500S
Sennheiser HD 559
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.5m

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-Z1R

120000Hz

35000Hz

26000Hz

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

6Hz

14Hz

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

102dB/mW

108dB/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

32 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 SHP9500S
Sennheiser HD 559

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Philips SHP9500S
Sennheiser HD 559

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