49points

Sennheiser HD 206

47points

Sennheiser HD 558

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17 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 206 vs Sennheiser HD 558

Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser HD 558
49
points
Sennheiser HD 206
47
points
Sennheiser HD 558

Why is Sennheiser HD 206 better than Sennheiser HD 558?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 26 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • 45g lighter
    215gvs260g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 558 better than Sennheiser HD 206?

  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs18000Hz
  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs21Hz
  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs108dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 206

Buy used:

$54.99

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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$28.26
Sennheiser HD 206 AmazonSennheiser HD-201 Lightweight Over Ear H...Sennheiser HD-201 Lightweight Over Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$29.49
Sennheiser HD 206 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.95
Sennheiser HD 206 AmazonSennheiser HD 202 II Professional Headph...Sennheiser HD 202 II Professional Headphones (Black)
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$38.97
Sennheiser HD 206 AmazonSennheiser HD 4.20s Around Ear Headphone...Sennheiser HD 4.20s Around Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$63.99
Sennheiser HD 206 AmazonSennheiser HD 569 Closed Back Headphone
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$149.95
Sennheiser HD 206 AmazonSennheiser Pro Audio Sennheiser HD 200 P...Sennheiser Pro Audio Sennheiser HD 200 Pro-Professional Monitoring Headphone, Black, 0
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$69.95
Sennheiser HD 206 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone...Sennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone "Discontinued by manufacturer"
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$234.95
Sennheiser HD 206 AmazonKoss UR20 Over-Ear Headphones, Flexible ...Koss UR20 Over-Ear Headphones, Flexible Sling Headband, Black
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$15.61

Sennheiser HD 558

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 558 AmazonSennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone
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$98.90
Sennheiser HD 558 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headpho...Sennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headphone
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$170.93
Sennheiser HD 558 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone
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$159.99
Sennheiser HD 558 AmazonSennheiser HD 558 Headphones
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$199.99
Sennheiser HD 558 AmazonSennheiser HD 569 Closed Back Headphone
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$149.95
Sennheiser HD 558 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone...Sennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone "Discontinued by manufacturer"
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$234.95
Sennheiser HD 558 AmazonSennheiser HD 579 Open Back Headphone (D...Sennheiser HD 579 Open Back Headphone (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$172.70
Sennheiser HD 558 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$299.00
Sennheiser HD 558 AmazonPhilips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Ov...Philips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$66.95
Sennheiser HD 558 AmazonAudio-Technica ATHAD700X Audiophile Open...Audio-Technica ATHAD700X Audiophile Open Air Dynamic Headphones
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$91.25

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 206
Sennheiser HD 558
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 HD 206
Sennheiser HD 558
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 HD 206
Sennheiser HD 558
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

260g

5.can be folded
?

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser HD 558
6.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

3m

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-Z1

120000Hz

18000Hz

28000Hz

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

21Hz

15Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

108dB/mW

112dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser HD 558
5.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

24 Ohms

50 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 206
Sennheiser HD 558

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser HD 558
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser HD 558

Features

1.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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