48points

Sennheiser HD 206

63points

Sennheiser HDR 170

Sennheiser HD 206
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Sennheiser HDR 170
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17 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 206 vs Sennheiser HDR 170

Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser HDR 170
48
points
Sennheiser HD 206
63
points
Sennheiser HDR 170

Why is Sennheiser HD 206 better than Sennheiser HDR 170?

  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 13g lighter
    215gvs228g
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HDR 170 better than Sennheiser HD 206?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    21000Hzvs18000Hz
  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    18Hzvs21Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs108dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

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 206
Sennheiser HDR 170
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 206
Sennheiser HDR 170
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.

Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser HDR 170
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

215g

228g

5.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser HDR 170
6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser HDR 170

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

18000Hz

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

21Hz

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

108dB/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 HD 206
Sennheiser HDR 170
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

24 Ohms

32 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 HDR 170

Power

1.has a removable battery
?

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

Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser HDR 170

Connectivity

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

Sennheiser HD 206
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 HD 206
Sennheiser HDR 170

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
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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 HD 206
Sennheiser HDR 170

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