55points

Sennheiser HD 218i

47points

Sennheiser HD 219

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Sennheiser HD 218i vs Sennheiser HD 219

Sennheiser HD 218i
Sennheiser HD 219
55
points
Sennheiser HD 218i
47
points
Sennheiser HD 219

Why is Sennheiser HD 218i better than Sennheiser HD 219?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 103g lighter
    92gvs195g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 219 better than Sennheiser HD 218i?

  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 0.2m longer cable
    ?

    1.4mvs1.2m

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

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 218i
Sennheiser HD 219
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

92g

195g

3.has an L-shaped plug
?

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

Sennheiser HD 218i
Sennheiser HD 219
4.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.2m

1.4m

5.has an on-ear form
?

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Sennheiser HD 218i
Sennheiser HD 219

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

21000Hz

21000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

19Hz

19Hz

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

108dB/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 218i
Sennheiser HD 219
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

32 Ohms

16 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

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 218i
Sennheiser HD 219

Connectivity

1.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 218i
Sennheiser HD 219

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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 218i
Sennheiser HD 219
2.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Sennheiser HD 218i
Sennheiser HD 219

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