47points

Sennheiser HD 2.30

46points

Sennheiser HD 206

Sennheiser HD 2.30
Comparison winner
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21 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 2.30 vs Sennheiser HD 206

Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206

Why is Sennheiser HD 2.30 better than Sennheiser HD 206?

  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
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    18Hzvs21Hz
  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
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    22000Hzvs18000Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    115dB/mWvs108dB/mW
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
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    22 Ohmsvs24 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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Why is Sennheiser HD 206 better than Sennheiser HD 2.30?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 47g lighter
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    215gvs262g
  • 1.6m longer cable
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    3mvs1.4m
  • Has a straight plug
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Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 206

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 206 AmazonSennheiser HD 206 Closed-Back Over Ear H...Sennheiser HD 206 Closed-Back Over Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$44.95
Sennheiser HD 206 AmazonSennheiser HD 206 Stereo Headphone
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$47.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206
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
Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206
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
Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

262g

215g

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
Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

18Hz

21Hz

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

22000Hz

18000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

115dB/mW

108dB/mW

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

22 Ohms

24 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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206
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
Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206
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.
2.Has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 206
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
3.warranty period

2

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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