51points

Sennheiser HD 2.30

62points

Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Sennheiser HD 2.30
Comparison winner
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
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23 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 2.30 vs Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
51
points
Sennheiser HD 2.30
62
points
Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Why is Sennheiser HD 2.30 better than Sennheiser HD 4.20s?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 117.9g lighter
    262gvs379.9g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.20s better than Sennheiser HD 2.30?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    118dB/mWvs115dB/mW
  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    18 Ohmsvs22 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

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.

Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
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.

Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
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.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

262g

379.9g

5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

22000Hz

20000Hz

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

18Hz

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

115dB/mW

118dB/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 HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
5.impedance
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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

22 Ohms

18 Ohms

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 HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Connectivity

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
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 HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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.

Sennheiser HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
2.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 HD 2.30
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
3.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

2

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