45points

Sennheiser HD 229

43points

Sennheiser HD 239

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Sennheiser HD 229 vs Sennheiser HD 239

Sennheiser HD 229
Sennheiser HD 239
45
points
Sennheiser HD 229
43
points
Sennheiser HD 239

Why is Sennheiser HD 229 better than Sennheiser HD 239?

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

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms

Why is Sennheiser HD 239 better than Sennheiser HD 229?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    23000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    16Hzvs18Hz
  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    114dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

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 229
Sennheiser HD 239
2.travel bag is included
?

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

Sennheiser HD 229
Sennheiser HD 239
3.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.4m

1.4m

4.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 229
Sennheiser HD 239
5.has a straight plug
?

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sennheiser HD 229
Sennheiser HD 239
6.has an open-back design
?

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.

Sennheiser HD 229
Sennheiser HD 239

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

22000Hz

23000Hz

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

18Hz

16Hz

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

110dB/mW

114dB/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 229
Sennheiser HD 239
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

16 Ohms

32 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 229
Sennheiser HD 239

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 229
Sennheiser HD 239

Features

1.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 229
Sennheiser HD 239

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