55points

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT

61points

Sennheiser HDR 170

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
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Sennheiser CX 6.00BT vs Sennheiser HDR 170

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
55
points
Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
61
points
Sennheiser HDR 170

Why is Sennheiser CX 6.00BT better than Sennheiser HDR 170?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    17Hzvs18Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • 214g lighter
    14gvs228g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HDR 170 better than Sennheiser CX 6.00BT?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

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.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
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.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
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.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

14g

228g

5.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170

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

21000Hz

21000Hz

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

17Hz

18Hz

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

112dB/mW

110dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
5.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
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.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
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.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
4.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170

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 applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
2.control panel placed on a device
?

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170
4.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT
Sennheiser HDR 170

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