46points

Sennheiser HD 206

42points

Sennheiser RS 180

Sennheiser HD 206
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14 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 206 vs Sennheiser RS 180

Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser RS 180
46
points
Sennheiser HD 206
42
points
Sennheiser RS 180

Why is Sennheiser HD 206 better than Sennheiser RS 180?

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

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sennheiser RS 180 better than Sennheiser HD 206?

  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs108dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • 11g lighter
    ?

    204gvs215g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser RS 180
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 206
Sennheiser RS 180
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 206
Sennheiser RS 180
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

215g

204g

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 206
Sennheiser RS 180
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.has a straight plug
Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser RS 180
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser RS 180
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.sound pressure level

108dB/mW

110dB/mW

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

24 Ohms

32 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.
4.has a neodymium magnet
Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser RS 180
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 206
Sennheiser RS 180
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser RS 180
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser HD 206
Sennheiser RS 180
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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